BlackBerry Enterprise Server / Attachment Service PDF Distiller Buffer Overflow (KB24547)

High Nessus Plugin ID 50071


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


The version of BlackBerry Enterprise Server on the remote host is reportedly affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability in the PDF distiller component of the BlackBerry Attachment Service. By sending a specially crafted PDF file and having it opened on a BlackBerry smartphone, an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code on the system that runs the BlackBerry Attachment Service.


Apply the vendor-supplied patches.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 50071

File Name: blackberry_es_pdf_kb254547.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2010/10/20

Modified: 2015/01/12

Dependencies: 13855, 20949

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 5.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:rim:blackberry_enterprise_server

Required KB Items: BlackBerry_ES/Product, BlackBerry_ES/Path, BlackBerry_ES/Version, BlackBerry_ES/AttachmentServer, SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/10/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2601

BID: 44056

OSVDB: 68636

Secunia: 41842, 41844