Vulnerability Details

Adobe Reader/Acrobat Multiple BOF Vulnerabilities - Jun09 (Windows)

Published: 2009-06-16 13:11:01
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Summary:
This host has Adobe Reader/Acrobat installed, which is/are prone to multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.

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

Technical Details:
Multiple flaws are reported in Adobe Reader and Acrobat. Please see the references for more information.

Impact:
Successful exploitation allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code to cause a stack based overflow via a specially crafted PDF, and could also take complete control of the affected system and cause the application to crash.

Affected Versions:
Adobe Reader and Acrobat 7 before 7.1.3, 8 before 8.1.6, and 9 before 9.1.2.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Adobe Reader and Acrobat version 9.1.2, 8.1.6 and 7.1.3.

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-2009-0198
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0509
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0510
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0511
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0512
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1855
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1856
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1857
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0889
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0888
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1858
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1859
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1861
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-2028

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35274
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35282
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35289
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35291
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35293
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35294
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35295
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35296
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35298
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35299
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35301
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35302
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35303

References:

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-07.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1547
http://secunia.com/advisories/34580

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2009-06-16
Modified
2018-12-03
Category
Buffer overflow

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