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CVE-2018-11620 Detail

Current Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to disclose sensitive information on vulnerable installations of Foxit Reader 9.0.1.1049. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file. The specific flaw exists within ConvertToPDF_x86.dll. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of user-supplied data, which can result in a read past the end of an allocated object. An attacker can leverage this in conjunction with other vulnerabilities to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current process. Was ZDI-CAN-5756.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://www.foxitsoftware.com/support/security-bulletins.php Patch Vendor Advisory
https://zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-18-697 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST   Zero Day Initiative  
CWE-200 Information Exposure NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:foxitsoftware:foxit_reader:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
9.1.0.5096
 cpe:2.3:a:foxitsoftware:phantompdf:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
9.1.0.5096
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-11620
NVD Published Date:
07/31/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019