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Adobe Acrobat/Reader Plugin Digital Signature Forgery Vulnerability 2

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Adobe Acrobat/Reader Plugin Digital Signature Forgery Vulnerability 2

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
08/18/2003
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/21/2005
Modified
06/20/2013

Description

Certain versions of Adobe Acrobat/Reader do not properly validate digital signatures on trusted plugins. As a result, a malicious plugin can appear as having a valid signature; this may cause the user to execute malicious code.

Solution(s)

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