Adobe PDF Plug-In < 8.0 / 7.0.9 / 6.0.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB07-01)

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Synopsis :

The browser plugin on the remote Windows host is affected by multiple

Description :

The version of Adobe PDF Plug-In installed on the remote host is
earlier than 8.0 / 7.0.9 / 6.0.6 and reportedly fails to properly
sanitize input to the 'FDF', 'XML', or 'XFDF' fields used by its 'Open
Parameters' feature. By tricking a user into accessing a specially
crafted link and depending on the browser with which the plugin is
used, a remote attacker may be able to leverage these issues to
conduct arbitrary code execution, denial of service, cross-site script
forgery, or cross-site scripting attacks against a user on the remote

See also :

Solution :

Either disable displaying of PDF documents in web browsers or upgrade
to Adobe Reader / Acrobat 8.0 / 7.0.9 / 6.0.6 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 23975 (adobe_pdf_plugin_80.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 21858

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0044

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