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CVE-2009-0691

CVE information

Published

13 years ago

Last Modified

13 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

Description

The Foxit JPEG2000/JBIG2 Decoder add-on before 2.0.2009.616 for Foxit Reader 3.0 before Build 1817 does not properly handle a fatal error during decoding of a JPEG2000 (aka JPX) header, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file that triggers an invalid memory access..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
9.3/10
Exploit Score
8.6/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Medium
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
10/10
Confidentiality Impact
Complete
Availability Impact
Complete
Integrity Impact
Complete

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:a:foxitsoftware:jpeg2000_jbig2_decoder_add-on:*:*:*:
  Yes
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cpe:2.3:a:foxitsoftware:foxit_reader:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
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