Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Reader.CVE-2018-19719.Out.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 PDF file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to get access to sensitive information, via a crafted PDF file.

Affected Products

Acrobat DC Continuous for Windows 2019.008.20081 and earlier versions
Acrobat DC Continuous for macOS 2019.008.20080 and earlier versions
Acrobat Reader DC Continuous for Windows 2019.008.20081 and earlier versions
Acrobat Reader DC Continuous for macOS 2019.008.20080 and earlier versions
Acrobat 2017 Classic 2017 for Windows 2017.011.30106 and earlier versions
Acrobat 2017 Classic 2017 for macOS 2017.011.30105 and earlier versions
Acrobat Reader 2017 Classic 2017 for Windows 2017.011.30106 and earlier versions
Acrobat Reader 2017 Classic 2017 for macOS 2017.011.30105 and earlier versions
Acrobat DC Classic 2015 for Windows 2015.006.30457 and earlier versions
Acrobat DC Classic 2015 for macOS 2015.006.30456 and earlier versions
Acrobat Reader DC Classic 2015 for Windows 2015.006.30457 and earlier versions
Acrobat Reader DC Classic 2015 for macOS 2015.006.30456 and earlier versions

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/apsb18-41.html

CVE References

CVE-2018-19719