Vulnerability

Foxit Reader Plugin For Browsers URL Processing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Publish date: July 21, 2015

SEVERITY

CRITICAL

//  ADVISORY DATE

21 JUL 2015


DESCRIPTION

The vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error in the Foxit Reader plugin for browsers (npFoxitReaderPlugin.dll) when processing a URL and can be exploited to cause a stack-based buffer overflow via e.g. an overly long file name in the URL. Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.

TREND MICRO PROTECTION INFORMATION

Apply associated Trend Micro DPI Rules.

SOLUTION

Trend Micro Deep Security DPI Rule Number: 1005329

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