JVN#51615542: Adobe Reader fails to properly handle signatures

2012-08-30T00:00:00
ID JVN:51615542
Type jvn
Reporter Japan Vulnerability Notes
Modified 2012-08-30T00:00:00

Description

## Description

Adobe Reader contains an issue where it may fail to properly verify RSA signatures.

## Impact

An attacker may be able to forge an RSA signature on a PDF document.

## Solution

Update the software
Update to the latest version according to the information provided by the developer.

Note that this issue was resolved in Adobe Reader 9.

## Products Affected

  • Adobe Reader 8.x and earlier