Vulnerability Details

Adobe Reader Multiple Vulnerabilities-01 Sep14 (Windows)

Published: 2014-09-19 07:52:24
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
The host is installed with Adobe Reader and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Multiple Flaws are due to, - An use-after-free error can be exploited to execute arbitrary code. - An error within the implementation of the 'replace()' JavaScript function can be exploited to cause a heap-based buffer overflow via specially crafted arguments. - An error within the 3DIF Plugin (3difr.x3d) can be exploited to cause a heap-based buffer overflow via a specially crafted PDF file. - Some unspecified errors can be exploited to cause a memory corruption. - An unspecified error can be exploited to bypass certain sandbox restrictions.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attackers to disclose potentially sensitive information, bypass certain security restrictions, execute arbitrary code and compromise a user's system.

Affected Versions:
Adobe Reader 10.x before 10.1.12 and 11.x before 11.0.09 on Windows.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Adobe Reader version 10.1.12 or 11.0.09 or later.

Detection Type:
Windows Registry

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2014-0560
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2014-0561
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2014-0563
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2014-0565
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2014-0566
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2014-0567
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2014-0568

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69823
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69821
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69826
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69824
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69825
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69827
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69828

References:

http://secunia.com/advisories/60901
http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/reader/apsb14-20.html
http://get.adobe.com/reader

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2014-09-19
Modified
2018-10-19
Category
General

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