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CVE-2006-5857 Detail

Current Description

Adobe Reader and Acrobat 7.0.8 and earlier allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute code via a crafted PDF file that triggers memory corruption and overwrites a subroutine pointer during rendering.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2007-01/0200.html
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2007-Jan/0012.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-16.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017491
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102847-1
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb07-01.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/698924 US Government Resource
http://www.piotrbania.com/all/adv/adobe-acrobat-adv.txt
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0021.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/456491/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21981
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0115 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0957 Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11698
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0017.html

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11698
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11698

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:4.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:4.0.5a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:4.0.5c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:6.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 7.0.8
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:4.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:4.0.5a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:4.0.5c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:6.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 7.0.8

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-5857
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017