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CVE-2005-1306 Detail

Description

The Adobe Reader control in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 7.0 and 7.0.1 allows remote attackers to determine the existence of files via Javascript containing XML script, aka the "XML External Entity vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/15/2005

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-1306
Original release date:
06/15/2005
Last revised:
09/05/2008
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)

Not vulnerable. Adobe told us this issue did not affect the Linux version of Adobe Reader.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.adobe.com/support/techdocs/331710.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.adobe.com/support/techdocs/331710.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13962 Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 13962

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