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HTTP Adobe CollectEmailInfo Function BO

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature detects an attempt to exploit a buffer overflow vulnerability in Adobe PDF Reader which may result in remote code execute.

Additional Information

Adobe Acrobat and Reader are prone to multiple arbitrary remote code-execution and security vulnerabilities.

Attackers can exploit these issues to execute arbitrary code in the context of the user running the affected application. Other attacks are also possible.

Response

Download and install all vendor patches related to this vulnerability.
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