GLSA-201309-10 : Adobe Reader: Arbitrary Code Execution

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201309-10
(Adobe Reader: Arbitrary Code Execution)

An unspecified vulnerability exists in Adobe Reader.

Impact :

An attacker could execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service
condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201309-10.xml

Solution :

All Adobe Reader users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/acroread-9.5.5'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69901 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62149

CVE ID: CVE-2013-3346