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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0191

Foxit Reader 2.3 before Build 3902 and 3.0 before Build 1506, including 3.0.2009.1301, does not properly handle a JBIG2 symbol dictionary segment with zero new symbols, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file that triggers a dereference of an uninitialized memory location.
Publish Date : 2009-03-10 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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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) Execute Code
CWE ID 94

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Foxit Reader PDF Handling Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities (CVE-2009-0191) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24341 windows
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-2009-0191

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Foxitsoftware Foxit Reader 2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Foxitsoftware Foxit Reader 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Foxitsoftware Foxit Reader 3.0.2009.1301 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Foxitsoftware Foxit Reader 3

- References For CVE-2009-0191

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0634
VUPEN ADV-2009-0634
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49135
XF foxitreader-jbig2-code-execution(49135)
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021822
SECTRACK 1021822
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34035
BID 34035 Foxit Reader PDF Handling Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2012-05-21
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/501590/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090309 Secunia Research: Foxit Reader JBIG2 Symbol Dictionary Processing Vulnerability
http://www.foxitsoftware.com/pdf/reader/security.htm#Processing CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0191

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


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