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CVE-2018-7406 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in Foxit Reader before 9.1 and PhantomPDF before 9.1. This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code. 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 u3d images inside of a pdf. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of user-supplied data, which can result in an array indexing issue. An attacker can leverage this to execute code in the context of the current process.

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
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104300 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://srcincite.io/advisories/src-2018-0017/ Third Party Advisory
https://www.foxitsoftware.com/support/security-bulletins.php Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-129 Improper Validation of Array Index NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

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


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-7406
NVD Published Date:
05/24/2018
NVD Last Modified:
06/08/2018