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Questions tagged [pdf]

Portable Document Format, a document format from Adobe with a pretty complex file format which makes it susceptible to frequent vulnerabilities.

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Adobe Reader JIT Pages

I use Adobe Reader XI for a little research project. I know that Adobe use SpiderMonkey as its JS engine. When opening a .pdf file that contains JS, the JS code is compiled in runtime in parts (JIT)...
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Can I reverse engineer a pdf file to identify the creator's name?

Here is a quick question. Someone told me that I can reverse engineering a pdf file, extracting and analyzing the underlying XML files, and figure out the creator's name for this pdf. However, I ...