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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0142

Adobe Acrobat Reader (acroread) 6, under certain circumstances when running with the "Certified plug-ins only" option disabled, loads plug-ins with signatures used for older versions of Acrobat, which can allow attackers to cause Acrobat to enter Certified mode and run untrusted plugins by modifying the CTIsCertifiedMode function.
Publish Date : 2003-08-18 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2003-0142

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Adobe Acrobat Reader 1

- References For CVE-2003-0142

http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/689835
CERT-VN VU#689835
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/328224
BUGTRAQ 20030708 Adobe Acrobat and PDF security: no improvements for 2 years

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0142

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


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