Adobe Reader 11.0.4 Crafted PDF File Handling JavaScript Scheme URI Execution (APSB13-25)

High Nessus Plugin ID 70343


The version of Adobe Reader on the remote Windows host is affected by a JavaScript URI scheme execution vulnerability.


The version of Adobe Reader installed on the remote host is 11.0.4. It is, therefore, affected by a flaw in the handling of specially crafted PDF files. This could allow an attacker to launch JavaScript URI schemes.


Upgrade to Adobe Reader 11.0.5 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 70343

File Name: adobe_reader_apsb13-25.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/10/09

Modified: 2014/01/19

Dependencies: 20836

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:acrobat_reader

Required KB Items: SMB/Acroread/Version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/10/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/10/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-5325

BID: 62888

OSVDB: 98225