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RHSA-2012:0011: acroread security update

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RHSA-2012:0011: acroread security update

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/16/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/26/2012
Modified
06/09/2022

Description

Adobe Reader allows users to view and print documents in Portable DocumentFormat (PDF).This update fixes two security flaws in Adobe Reader. These flaws aredetailed on the Adobe security page APSB11-30, listed in the Referencessection. A specially-crafted PDF file could cause Adobe Reader to crash or,potentially, execute arbitrary code as the user running Adobe Reader whenopened. (CVE-2011-2462, CVE-2011-4369)All Adobe Reader users should install these updated packages. They containAdobe Reader version 9.4.7, which is not vulnerable to these issues. Allrunning instances of Adobe Reader must be restarted for the update to takeeffect.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-acroread
  • redhat-upgrade-acroread-plugin

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