GLSA-201201-19 : Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 57745
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Synopsis

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201201-19 (Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Adobe Reader. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted PDF file using Adobe Reader, possibly resulting in the remote execution of arbitrary code, a Denial of Service, or other impact.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All Adobe Reader users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/acroread-9.4.7'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201201-19

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 57745

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201201-19.nasl

Version: 1.20

Type: local

Published: 1/31/2012

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:acroread, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/30/2012

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Reader U3D Memory Corruption Vulnerability)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4091, CVE-2011-0562, CVE-2011-0563, CVE-2011-0565, CVE-2011-0566, CVE-2011-0567, CVE-2011-0570, CVE-2011-0585, CVE-2011-0586, CVE-2011-0587, CVE-2011-0588, CVE-2011-0589, CVE-2011-0590, CVE-2011-0591, CVE-2011-0592, CVE-2011-0593, CVE-2011-0594, CVE-2011-0595, CVE-2011-0596, CVE-2011-0598, CVE-2011-0599, CVE-2011-0600, CVE-2011-0602, CVE-2011-0603, CVE-2011-0604, CVE-2011-0605, CVE-2011-0606, CVE-2011-2130, CVE-2011-2134, CVE-2011-2135, CVE-2011-2136, CVE-2011-2137, CVE-2011-2138, CVE-2011-2139, CVE-2011-2140, CVE-2011-2414, CVE-2011-2415, CVE-2011-2416, CVE-2011-2417, CVE-2011-2424, CVE-2011-2425, CVE-2011-2431, CVE-2011-2432, CVE-2011-2433, CVE-2011-2434, CVE-2011-2435, CVE-2011-2436, CVE-2011-2437, CVE-2011-2438, CVE-2011-2439, CVE-2011-2440, CVE-2011-2441, CVE-2011-2442, CVE-2011-2462, CVE-2011-4369

BID: 44638, 46187, 46198, 46199, 46200, 46201, 46202, 46204, 46207, 46208, 46209, 46210, 46211, 46212, 46213, 46214, 46216, 46217, 46218, 46219, 46220, 46221, 46222, 46251, 46252, 46254, 46255, 49073, 49074, 49075, 49076, 49077, 49079, 49080, 49081, 49082, 49083, 49084, 49085, 49086, 49186, 49572, 49575, 49576, 49577, 49578, 49579, 49580, 49581, 49582, 49583, 49584, 49585, 50922, 51092

GLSA: 201201-19