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McAfee SNS Notice: Emergency UDS Release Bulletin - UDS for Adobe Acrobat Reader Vulnerabilities
SNS Emails ID:   SNS1798
Last Modified:  1/4/2019



  • UDS-HTTP: Adobe Acrobat Reader Use After Free RCE Vulnerability (CVE-2018-16011)
  • UDS-HTTP: Adobe Acrobat Reader Security bypass RCE Vulnerability (CVE-2018-16018)

A Network Security Platform Emergency User Defined Signature (UDS) has been created to detect these threats. The UDS and its release notes are available for download from Knowledge Base article KB55447.

Please read the release notes carefully for important information.

Knowledge Base article KB55447 is available only to registered users. Log in to https://support.mcafee.com and search for the article ID.


  • Emergency_UDS_1.zip should be used for NSM versions on  8.1.x.x and 8.3.x.x.
  • Emergency_UDS_2.zip should be used for NSM versions on 9.x.x.x.
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Original Send Date

January 4, 2019

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