CVE-2009-3431

MEDIUM

Description

Stack consumption vulnerability in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.1.3, 9.1.2, 9.1.1, and earlier 9.x versions; 8.1.6 and earlier 8.x versions; and possibly 7.1.4 and earlier 7.x versions allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a PDF file with a large number of [ (open square bracket) characters in the argument to the alert method. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

References

http://securitytracker.com/id?1023007

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-15.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35148

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-286B.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2898

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6532

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-09-25

Updated: 2017-09-19

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM