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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5857

Adobe Reader and Acrobat 7.0.8 and earlier allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute code via a crafted PDF file that triggers memory corruption and overwrites a subroutine pointer during rendering.
Publish Date : 2006-12-31 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID 399

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2007-01-04 2007-01-10
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Adobe Reader and Acrobat 7.0.8 and earlier allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute code via a crafted PDF file ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11698 unix
CVE-2006-5857 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20065857 unix
RHSA-2007:0017: Adobe Acrobat Reader security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070017 unix
RHSA-2007:0021: Adobe Acrobat Reader security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070021 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-2006-5857

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Adobe Acrobat 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Adobe Acrobat 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Adobe Acrobat 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Adobe Acrobat 4.0.5c Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Adobe Acrobat 4.0.5a Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Adobe Acrobat 4.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Adobe Acrobat 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Adobe Acrobat 5.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Adobe Acrobat 5.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Adobe Acrobat 5.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Adobe Acrobat 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Adobe Acrobat 6.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Adobe Acrobat 6.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Adobe Acrobat 6.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Adobe Acrobat 6.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Adobe Acrobat 6.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0.5a Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0.5c Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Adobe Acrobat 25
Adobe Acrobat Reader 29

- References For CVE-2006-5857

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2007-01/0200.html
FULLDISC 20070109 Adobe Reader Remote Heap Memory Corruption - Subroutine Pointer Overwrite
http://secunia.com/advisories/23666
SECUNIA 23666
http://osvdb.org/31316
OSVDB 31316
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2007-Jan/0012.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:011
http://secunia.com/advisories/23691
SECUNIA 23691
http://secunia.com/advisories/23812
SECUNIA 23812
http://secunia.com/advisories/23877
SECUNIA 23877
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0021.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0021
http://secunia.com/advisories/23882
SECUNIA 23882
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/0115
VUPEN ADV-2007-0115
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102847-1
SUNALERT 102847
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017491
SECTRACK 1017491
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-16.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200701-16
http://secunia.com/advisories/24533
SECUNIA 24533
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/0957
VUPEN ADV-2007-0957
http://www.piotrbania.com/all/adv/adobe-acrobat-adv.txt
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/698924
CERT-VN VU#698924
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0017.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0017
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21981
BID 21981 Adobe Acrobat Reader Unspecified Heap Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-03
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/456491/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070110 Adobe Reader Remote Heap Memory Corruption - Subroutine Pointer Overwrite
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb07-01.html CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5857

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


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