GLSA-200803-01 : Adobe Acrobat Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 31328
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200803-01 (Adobe Acrobat Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Adobe Acrobat Reader, including:
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted document, possibly resulting in the remote execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the application. A remote attacker could also perform cross-site request forgery attacks, or cause a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Adobe Acrobat Reader users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/acroread-8.1.2'