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CVE-2016-6169 Detail

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in Foxit Reader and PhantomPDF 7.3.4.311 and earlier on Windows allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or potentially execute arbitrary code via the Bezier data in a crafted PDF file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/07/2018

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6169
Original release date:
02/07/2018
Last revised:
02/07/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
https://fortiguard.com/zeroday/FG-VD-16-018 External Source MISC https://fortiguard.com/zeroday/FG-VD-16-018
https://www.foxitsoftware.com/support/security-bulletins.php External Source CONFIRM https://www.foxitsoftware.com/support/security-bulletins.php

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