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APSB07-01: Security updates available for Adobe Reader and Acrobat (CVE-2007-0048)

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APSB07-01: Security updates available for Adobe Reader and Acrobat (CVE-2007-0048)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/03/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/12/2012
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Adobe Acrobat Reader Plugin before 8.0.0, and possibly the plugin distributed with Adobe Reader 7.x before 7.1.4, 8.x before 8.1.7, and 9.x before 9.2, when used with Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, or Opera, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a long sequence of # (hash) characters appended to a PDF URL, related to a "cross-site scripting issue."

Solution(s)

  • adobe-acrobat-upgrade-6_0_6
  • adobe-acrobat-upgrade-7_0_9

References

  • adobe-acrobat-upgrade-6_0_6
  • adobe-acrobat-upgrade-7_0_9

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