[Mimedefang] PDF vulnerability

WBrown at e1b.org WBrown at e1b.org
Tue Feb 24 14:36:31 EST 2009

Kevin wrote on 02/24/2009 02:16:38 PM:

> Recommending that people disable JavaScript in Adobe I believe is the
> current course of action other than blocking PDFs which will likely cause

> people wth pitchforks and torches to storm the IT Castle.

Blocking PDF's is not going to be popular.  Can/will the AV definitions be
able to detect malicious files?

> Other than that, unfortunately I'm hoping March 11th when Adobe is
> to patch comes quickly without other issues.  Other than that, we'll like

> start sacrificing IT interns as a blood offering.

March 11 is only for version 9 of Acrobat.  Earlier versions will come out
after that.

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