Exploit bypasses Adobe Reader's sandbox, being sold for $30-50k

By Matthew
Nov 8, 2012
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  1. Russian security firm Group-IB has found a zero-day flaw in Adobe Reader that bypasses the program's sandbox protection. Currently available on the black market for $30,000 to $50,000, the exploit allows attackers to sidestep the application's "Protected Mode," which was...

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  2. NTAPRO

    NTAPRO TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 807   +91

    >_> I happen to click on this while using Adobe Reader xD
  3. Darth Shiv

    Darth Shiv TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 1,131   +171

    This is why it is good that you aren't restricted as to what PDF viewer you can use.


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