Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Reader.HTML2PDF.Texts.Rendering.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Out of Bounds Read Vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted HTML file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to gain access to sensitive information, via a crafted HTML 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-2018-12772

Other References

APSB18-21