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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0690

The Foxit JPEG2000/JBIG2 Decoder add-on before 2.0.2009.616 for Foxit Reader 3.0 before Build 1817 does not properly handle a negative value for the stream offset in a JPEG2000 (aka JPX) stream, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file that triggers an out-of-bounds read.
Publish Date : 2009-06-23 Last Update Date : 2009-06-24
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID 189

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Foxit Reader JPEG2000 Header Decoding Memory Corruption Vulnerability (CVE-2009-0690) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23875 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-2009-0690

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Foxitsoftware Foxit Reader 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Foxitsoftware Foxit Reader 3.0.2009.1301 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Foxitsoftware Jpeg2000/jbig2 Decoder Add-on 2.0.2009.303 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Foxitsoftware Foxit Reader 2
Foxitsoftware Jpeg2000/jbig2 Decoder Add-on 1

- References For CVE-2009-0690
SECTRACK 1022425
BID 35442 Foxit Reader JPEG2000 Negative Stream Offset Remote Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2009-06-19 CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2009-1640
CERT-VN VU#251793

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0690

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