FILE-OTHER -- Snort detected traffic targeting vulnerabilities in a file type that does not require enough rule coverage to have its own category.
FILE-OTHER Adobe Acrobat PostScript parsing type confusion attempt
This event is generated when an attacker attempts to exploit a type confusion vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat.
Attempted User Privilege Gain
This rule checks for attempts to exploit a type confusion vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat.
Ease of Attack:
What To Look For
No public information
No known false positives
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CVE Additional Information
CVE-2019-7087Adobe Acrobat and Reader versions 2019.010.20069 and earlier, 2019.010.20069 and earlier, 2017.011.30113 and earlier version, and 2015.006.30464 and earlier have a type confusion vulnerability. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution .
||Ease of Access||LOW