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CVE-2007-5659 Detail

Description

Multiple buffer overflows in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 8.1.1 and earlier allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a PDF file with long arguments to unspecified JavaScript methods. NOTE: this issue might be subsumed by CVE-2008-0655.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/12/2008

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://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=657
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200803-01.xml
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-239286-1
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/advisories/apsa08-01.html Patch
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb08-13.html
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/666281 US Government Resource
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0144.html
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-043A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1966/references
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9813

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9813
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9813

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5659
NVD Published Date:
02/12/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017