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CVE-2009-3956 Detail

Current Description

The default configuration of Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x before 9.3, and 8.x before 8.2 on Windows and Mac OS X, does not enable the Enhanced Security feature, which has unspecified impact and attack vectors, related to a "script injection vulnerability," as demonstrated by Acrobat Forms Data Format (FDF) behavior that allows cross-site scripting (XSS) by user-assisted remote attackers.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

Per: http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-02.html a script injection vulnerability by changing the Enhanced Security default (CVE-2009-3956).

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Impact

Per: http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-02.html Affected software versions Adobe Reader 9.2 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh, and UNIX Adobe Acrobat 9.2 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-01/msg00009.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-02.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.packetstormsecurity.org/1001-exploits/SS-2010-001.txt
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0060.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37763
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023446
http://www.stratsec.net/files/SS-2010-001_Stratsec_Acrobat_Script_Injection_Security_Advisory_v1.0.pdf
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-013A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0103
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=554296
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/55554
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8327

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:6.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:6.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:7.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:8.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:9.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:9.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:9.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
9.2
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:3.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:3.02:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:4.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:4.0.5a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:4.0.5c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:6.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:8.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:8.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:8.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:8.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:8.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:8.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:9.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:9.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:9.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
9.2
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-3956
NVD Published Date:
01/13/2010
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018