Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Acrobat.CVE-2019-7041.Security.Bypass

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Security Bypass vulnerability in Adobe Reader and Acrobat.
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 bypass security mechanism in the affected application, via a crafted PDF file.

Affected Products

Acrobat DC 2019.010.20069 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat Reader DC 2019.010.20069 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat 2017 2017.011.30113 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat Reader 2017 2017.011.30113 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat DC 2015.006.30464 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat Reader DC 2015.006.30464 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh

Impact

Security Bypass: Remote attackers can bypass security checks of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version available from the website.
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/acrobat/apsb19-07.html

CVE References

CVE-2019-7041