Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-2201: Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities

Back to Search

Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-2201: Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/30/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
04/05/2018

Description

Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x before 9.3.3, and 8.x before 8.2.3 on Windows and Mac OS X, allow attackers to execute arbitrary code via a PDF file with crafted Flash content involving the (1) pushstring (0x2C) operator, (2) debugfile (0xF1) operator, and an "invalid pointer vulnerability" that triggers memory corruption, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-1285 and CVE-2010-2168.

Solution(s)

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

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;