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CVE-2009-3958 Detail

Current Description

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the NOS Microsystems getPlus Helper ActiveX control before 1.6.2.49 in gp.ocx in the Download Manager in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x before 9.3, and 8.x before 8.2 on Windows and Mac OS X, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified initialization parameters.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

Per: http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-02.html a buffer overflow vulnerability in the Download Manager that could lead to code execution (CVE-2009-3958).

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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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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.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/773545 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37759
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023446
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-013A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0103 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/55556
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8455

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

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:4.0.5a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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:6.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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:7.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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:7.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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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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-2009-3958
NVD Published Date:
01/13/2010
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018