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Foxit Reader: Out-of-bounds Write (CVE-2020-13547)

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Foxit Reader: Out-of-bounds Write (CVE-2020-13547)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/22/2020
Created
12/30/2020
Added
12/29/2020
Modified
08/05/2021

Description

A type confusion vulnerability exists in the JavaScript engine of Foxit Software’s Foxit PDF Reader, version 10.1.0.37527. A specially crafted PDF document can trigger an improper use of an object, resulting in memory corruption and arbitrary code execution. An attacker needs to trick the user to open the malicious file to trigger this vulnerability. If the browser plugin extension is enabled, visiting a malicious site can also trigger the vulnerability.

Solution(s)

  • foxit-reader-upgrade-latest

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