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Foxit Reader: Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CVE-2021-27271)

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Foxit Reader: Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CVE-2021-27271)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/30/2021
Created
04/05/2021
Added
04/05/2021
Modified
04/05/2021

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on affected installations of Foxit PhantomPDF 10.1.0.37527. 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 U3D objects embedded in PDF files. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of user-supplied data, which can result in a memory corruption condition. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of the current process. Was ZDI-CAN-12438.

Solution(s)

  • foxit-reader-upgrade-latest

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