National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

CVE-2003-0434 Detail

Description

Various PDF viewers including (1) Adobe Acrobat 5.06 and (2) Xpdf 1.01 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in an embedded hyperlink.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/24/2003

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2003-June/005719.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=105777963019186&w=2
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/200132 US Government Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:071
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-196.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-197.html Patch Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A664

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:664
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:664

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0434
NVD Published Date:
07/24/2003
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017