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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1492

The getAnnots Doc method in the JavaScript API in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.1, 8.1.4, 7.1.1, and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or execute arbitrary code via a PDF file that contains an annotation, and has an OpenAction entry with JavaScript code that calls this method with crafted integer arguments.
Publish Date : 2009-04-30 Last Update Date : 2018-11-08
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID 399

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical
6.8
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2009-04-28 2009-04-27
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-1492 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20091492 unix
ELSA-2009:0478: acroread security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22282 unix
RHSA-2009:0478: acroread security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090478 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-1492

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Adobe Acrobat * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Adobe Acrobat 1
Adobe Acrobat Reader 1

- References For CVE-2009-1492

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-06/msg00003.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:011
http://blogs.adobe.com/psirt/2009/04/update_on_adobe_reader_issue.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/35358
SECUNIA 35358
http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&id=926953 CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-05/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2009:027
http://secunia.com/advisories/35152
SECUNIA 35152
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-259028-1
SUNALERT 259028
http://secunia.com/advisories/35096
SECUNIA 35096
http://secunia.com/advisories/35055
SECUNIA 35055
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133B.html
CERT TA09-133B
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0478.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0478
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1317
VUPEN ADV-2009-1317
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-06.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/34924
SECUNIA 34924
http://blogs.adobe.com/psirt/2009/05/adobe_reader_issue_update.html CONFIRM
http://osvdb.org/54130
OSVDB 54130
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/970180
CERT-VN VU#970180
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022139
SECTRACK 1022139
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34736
BID 34736 Adobe Reader 'getAnnots()' JavaScript Function Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-13
http://blogs.adobe.com/psirt/2009/04/potential_adobe_reader_issue.html
http://packetstorm.linuxsecurity.com/0904-exploits/getannots.txt
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1189
VUPEN ADV-2009-1189
http://secunia.com/advisories/35416
SECUNIA 35416
http://secunia.com/advisories/35734
SECUNIA 35734
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200907-06.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200907-06
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50145
XF reader-getannots-code-execution(50145)
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/8569
EXPLOIT-DB 8569

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1492

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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