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A PDF viewer installed on the remote host is affected by a remote code
The version of Foxit Reader installed on the remote Windows host is
prior to 5.3. It is, therefore, affected by a memory corruption issue
due to the calculation of a negative number during the processing of
cross-references. An attacker can exploit this, by tricking a user
into opening a crafted PDF file, to execute arbitrary code with the
See also :
Upgrade to Foxit Reader version 5.3 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false