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Unit 42 Discovers Vulnerabilities in Adobe Acrobat and Reader and Foxit Reader, Shares Threat Research at Microsoft BlueHat Shanghai 2019

Unit 42 Discovers Vulnerabilities in Adobe Acrobat and Reader and Foxit Reader, Shares Threat Research at Microsoft BlueHat Shanghai 2019 (Malware and Vulnerabilities)

As part of ongoing threat research, Palo Alto Networks Unit 42 threat researchers have discovered 28 new vulnerabilities addressed by the Adobe Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) as part of their May Adobe Security Bulletin APSB19-18 and five Foxit Reader vulnerabilities addressed by Foxit Software as part of their recent security update releases. The Adobe vulnerabilities discovered included 19 Critical and 9 Important rated vulnerabilities. Palo Alto Networks customers with a Threat Prevention subscription who deploy our Security Operating Platform are protected from zero-day vulnerabilities such as these. Palo Alto Networks appreciates both the recognition and credit Adobe and Foxit Software have given our Unit 42 threat researchers. Palo Alto Networks is a regular contributor to vulnerability research in Microsoft, Adobe, Apple, Google Android, and other ecosystems with more than 200 critical vulnerabilities discovered.

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