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CVE-2018-1175 Detail

Current Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to disclose sensitive information on vulnerable installations of Foxit Reader 9.0.0.29935. 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 the handling of the interactive attribute of PrintParams objects. The issue results from the lack of proper initialization of memory prior to accessing it. An attacker can leverage this in conjunction with other vulnerabilities to execute code in the context of the current process. Was ZDI-CAN-5438.

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-18-313 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Information Exposure NIST  
CWE-665 Improper Initialization Zero Day Initiative  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:foxitsoftware:foxit_reader:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
9.0.1.1049
 cpe:2.3:a:foxitsoftware:phantompdf:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
9.0.1.1049


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-1175
NVD Published Date:
05/17/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019