Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Reader.XPS.TTF.CMAP.Table.Of.Bounds.Read

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Out Of Bounds Read vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat and Reader.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to gain access to sensitive information, via a crafted file.

Affected Products

Adobe Acrobat DC Continuous for Windows 2017.011.30080
Adobe Acrobat DC Continuous for Macintosh 2017.011.30080
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Continuous for Windows 2017.011.30080
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Continuous for Macintosh 2017.011.30080
Adobe Acrobat DC Classic for Windows 2015.006.30418
Adobe Acrobat DC Classic for Macintosh 2015.006.30418
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Classic for Windows 2015.006.30418
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Classic for Macintosh 2015.006.30418

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/acrobat/apsb18-21.html

CVE References

CVE-2018-5019

Other References

APSB18-21