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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0046

Original release date: 01/03/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Double free vulnerability in the Adobe Acrobat Reader Plugin before 8.0.0, as used in Mozilla Firefox, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by causing an error via a javascript: URI call to document.write in the (1) FDF, (2) XML, or (3) XFDF AJAX request parameters.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: adobe-acrobat-msvcrt-code-execution(31272)
External Source: SREASON
Name: 2090
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb07-01.html
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0957
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200701-16
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:011
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102847
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0021
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.wisec.it/vulns.php?page=9
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: MISC
Name: http://events.ccc.de/congress/2006/Fahrplan/attachments/1158-Subverting_Ajax.pdf
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0017
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0032
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070103 Adobe Acrobat Reader Plugin - Multiple Vulnerabilities
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017469
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9684

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9684
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
cpe:/a:adobe:acrobat_reader:7.0.8 and previous versions

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