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CVE-2009-0927 Detail

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat 9 before 9.1, 8 before 8.1.3 , and 7 before 7.1.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted argument to the getIcon method of a Collab object, a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-0658.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/19/2009

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
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

Per vendor advisory in the 'details' section it states: "The Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.1 and 7.1.1 updates resolve an input validation issue in a JavaScript method that could potentially lead to remote code execution. This issue has already been resolved in Adobe Reader 8.1.3 and Acrobat 8.1.3. (CVE-2009-0927)" http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-04.html

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-03/msg00005.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00010.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200904-17.xml
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-256788-1
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-04.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/9579
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/502116/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34169
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021861
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0770
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1019
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-09-014
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49312

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0927
NVD Published Date:
03/19/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017