Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Reader.ImageData.CodeSize.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Memory Corruption vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat 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 execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted PDF file.

Affected Products

Acrobat XI 11.0.11 and earlier versions Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat X 10.1.14 and earlier versions Windows and Macintosh
Reader XI 11.0.11 and earlier versions Windows and Macintosh
Reader X 10.1.14 and earlier versions Windows and Macintosh

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version available from the website.
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/reader/apsb15-15.html

CVE References

CVE-2015-5096

Other References

APSB15-15