CVE-2010-2883

HIGH

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in CoolType.dll in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x before 9.4, and 8.x before 8.2.5 on Windows and Mac OS X, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a PDF document with a long field in a Smart INdependent Glyphlets (SING) table in a TTF font, as exploited in the wild in September 2010. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

References

http://blog.metasploit.com/2010/09/return-of-unpublished-adobe.html

http://community.websense.com/blogs/securitylabs/archive/2010/09/10/brief-analysis-on-adobe-reader-sing-table-parsing-vulnerability-cve-2010-2883.aspx

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-10/msg00001.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-10/msg00006.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/41340

http://secunia.com/advisories/43025

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201101-08.xml

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/advisories/apsa10-02.html

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-21.html

http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/491991

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0743.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43057

http://www.turbolinux.co.jp/security/2011/TLSA-2011-2j.txt

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-279A.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2331

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0191

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0344

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/61635

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11586

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-09-09

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH