PDF-XChange Viewer < 2.5 Build 208 JPEG Processing Buffer Overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an application that is affected by a buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

A version of PDF-XChange Viewer prior to 2.5 Build 208 is installed on
the remote host. As such, it contains a flaw in the JPEG stream parsing
feature that is triggered when the Define Huffman Table header of a JPEG
image is not properly validated when embedded in a PDF document. An
attacker could exploit this issue by tricking a user into opening a
malicious PDF document, resulting in denial of service or arbitrary code
execution.

See also :

http://www.tracker-software.com/company/news_press_events/view/123

Solution :

Upgrade to PDF-XChange Viewer 2.5 Build 208 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 65549 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57491

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0729

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