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CVE-2016-6957 Detail

Current Description

Adobe Reader and Acrobat before 11.0.18, Acrobat and Acrobat Reader DC Classic before 15.006.30243, and Acrobat and Acrobat Reader DC Continuous before 15.020.20039 on Windows and OS X allow attackers to bypass JavaScript API execution restrictions via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93486
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036986
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/acrobat/apsb16-33.html Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-254 7PK - Security Features NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
11.0.17
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_dc:*:*:*:*:classic:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
15.006.30201
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_dc:*:*:*:*:continuous:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
15.017.20053
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader_dc:*:*:*:*:classic:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
15.006.30201
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader_dc:*:*:*:*:continuous:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
15.017.20053
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:reader:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
11.0.17
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6957
NVD Published Date:
10/13/2016
NVD Last Modified:
07/29/2017