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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-1069

libCoolType library as used in Adobe Acrobat (acroread) on Linux creates the AdobeFnt.lst file with world-writable permissions, which allows local users to modify the file and possibly modify acroread's behavior.
Publish Date : 2001-08-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-1069

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Adobe Acrobat Reader 1

- References For CVE-2001-1069

http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=99849121502399&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20010822 Adobe Acrobat creates world writable ~/AdobeFnt.lst files
http://lists.debian.org/debian-security/2001/debian-security-200101/msg00085.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3225
BID 3225 Adobe AcroRead Insecure Default Font List Permissions Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/7024
XF adobe-acrobat-insecure-permissions(7024)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-1069

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


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