CVEdetails.com the ultimate security vulnerability data source
(e.g.: CVE-2009-1234 or 2010-1234 or 20101234)
Log In   Register   Reset Password   Activate Account
Vulnerability Feeds & WidgetsNew   www.itsecdb.com  

Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0048

Adobe Acrobat Reader Plugin before 8.0.0, and possibly the plugin distributed with Adobe Reader 7.x before 7.1.4, 8.x before 8.1.7, and 9.x before 9.2, when used with Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, or Opera, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a long sequence of # (hash) characters appended to a PDF URL, related to a "cross-site scripting issue."
Publish Date : 2007-01-03 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
Search Twitter   Search YouTube   Search Google

- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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) Denial Of ServiceCross Site Scripting
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Adobe Reader and Acrobat DoS via long sequence of # (hash) characters oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6348 windows
CVE-2007-0048 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20070048 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-2007-0048

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0 Standard Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.1 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.1 Standard Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.2 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.2 Standard Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.3 Standard Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.3 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.4 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.4 Standard Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.5 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.5 Standard Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.6 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.6 Standard Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.7 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.7 Standard Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.8 Elements Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.8 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Adobe Acrobat 7.0.8 Standard Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Adobe Acrobat 3d Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Adobe Acrobat 19
Adobe Acrobat 3d 1
Adobe Acrobat Reader 15

- References For CVE-2007-0048

http://osvdb.org/31596
OSVDB 31596
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2007-Jan/0012.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:011
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2009/01/stable-beta-update-yahoo-mail-and.html CONFIRM
http://events.ccc.de/congress/2006/Fahrplan/attachments/1158-Subverting_Ajax.pdf
http://secunia.com/advisories/23812
SECUNIA 23812
http://secunia.com/advisories/23882
SECUNIA 23882
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017469
SECTRACK 1017469
http://secunia.com/advisories/33754
SECUNIA 33754
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-16.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200701-16
http://securitytracker.com/id?1023007
SECTRACK 1023007
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-15.html CONFIRM
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb07-01.html CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/0032
VUPEN ADV-2007-0032
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2898
VUPEN ADV-2009-2898
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/455801/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070103 Adobe Acrobat Reader Plugin - Multiple Vulnerabilities
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2090
SREASON 2090
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/31273
XF adobe-acrobat-character-dos(31273)
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-286B.html
CERT TA09-286B
http://www.wisec.it/vulns.php?page=9

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0048

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


CVE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CVE content is MITRE's CVE web site. CWE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CWE content is MITRE's CWE web site. OVAL is a registered trademark of The MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of OVAL content is MITRE's OVAL web site.
Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. It is the responsibility of user to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice or other content. EACH USER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY consequences of his or her direct or indirect use of this web site. ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. This site will NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT or any other kind of loss.