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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-0928: Adobe Reader: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-0928: Adobe Reader: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
03/24/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in Adobe Acrobat Reader and Acrobat Professional 7.1.0, 8.1.3, 9.0.0, and other versions allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a PDF file containing a JBIG2 stream with a size inconsistency related to an unspecified table.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-text-acroread

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