CVE-2008-4817 Detail

Current Description

The Download Manager in Adobe Acrobat Professional and Reader 8.1.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF document that calls an AcroJS function with a long string argument, triggering heap corruption.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://download.oracle.com/sunalerts/1019937.1.html
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=756
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00002.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb08-19.html Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0974.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021140
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-309A.html US Government Resource 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3001
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0098

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4817
NVD Published Date:
11/05/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
MITRE