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The PDF file viewer on the remote Windows host is affected by
The version of Adobe Reader installed on the remote host is earlier
than 9.1 / 8.1.4 / 7.1.1. Such versions are reportedly affected by
multiple vulnerabilities :
- An integer buffer overflow can be triggered when
processing a malformed JBIG2 image stream with the
'/JBIG2Decode' filter. (CVE-2009-0658)
a Collab object could allow for remote code execution.
- Additional vulnerabilities involving handling of JBIG2
image streams could lead to remote code execution.
(CVE-2009-0193, CVE-2009-0928, CVE-2009-1061,
If an attacker can trick a user into opening a specially crafted PDF
file, these flaws can exploited to execute arbitrary code subject to
the user's privileges.
See also :
Upgrade to Adobe Reader 9.1 / 8.1.4 / 7.1.1 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true