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CVE-2010-1239 Detail

Current Description

Foxit Reader before 3.2.1.0401 allows remote attackers to (1) execute arbitrary local programs via a certain "/Type /Action /S /Launch" sequence, and (2) execute arbitrary programs embedded in a PDF document via an unspecified "/Launch /Action" sequence, a related issue to CVE-2009-0836.

Source:  MITRE
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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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.didierstevens.com/2010/03/29/escape-from-pdf/ Exploit
http://blog.didierstevens.com/2010/03/31/escape-from-foxit-reader/ Exploit
http://www.foxitsoftware.com/announcements/2010420408.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.foxitsoftware.com/pdf/reader/security.htm#0401 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.f-secure.com/weblog/archives/00001923.html
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/570177 Patch US Government Resource

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:foxitsoftware:foxit_reader:2.3
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 cpe:/a:foxitsoftware:foxit_reader:3.0
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 cpe:/a:foxitsoftware:foxit_reader:3.1.0.0824
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 cpe:/a:foxitsoftware:foxit_reader:3.1.1.0901
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 cpe:/a:foxitsoftware:foxit_reader:3.1.1.0928
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 cpe:/a:foxitsoftware:foxit_reader:3.1.3.1030
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 cpe:/a:foxitsoftware:foxit_reader
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Up to (including)
3.2.0.0303


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-1239
NVD Published Date:
04/05/2010
NVD Last Modified:
04/06/2010