Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Reader.Stack.Exhaustion.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service vulnerability in Adobe Reader.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a malicious PDF file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on an affected system.

Affected Products

Adobe Reader 11.0.0

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.