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CVE-2018-1180 Detail

Current Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code 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 AFSimple_Calculate method. The issue results from the lack of validating the existence of an object prior to performing operations on the object. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of the current process. Was ZDI-CAN-5491.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://www.foxitsoftware.com/support/security-bulletins.php Patch Vendor Advisory
https://zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-18-318 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-416 Use After Free NIST   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-2018-1180
NVD Published Date:
05/17/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019