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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3955

Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x before 9.3, and 8.x before 8.2 on Windows and Mac OS X, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted JPC_MS_RGN marker in the Jp2c stream of a JpxDecode encoded data stream, which triggers an integer sign extension that bypasses a sanity check, leading to memory corruption.
Publish Date : 2010-01-13 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
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 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) Execute CodeMemory corruptionBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 399

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical
6.8
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2010-01-08 2010-01-12
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Adobe Reader and Acrobat JpxDecode Memory Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8255 windows
CVE-2009-3955 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20093955 unix
ELSA-2010:0037: acroread security and bug fix update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22917 unix
RHSA-2010:0037: acroread security and bug fix update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100037 unix
RHSA-2010:0037: acroread security and bug fix update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21374 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-2009-3955

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
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- References For CVE-2009-3955

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=554293 CONFIRM
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0060.html
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0060
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-01/msg00009.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2010:008
http://secunia.com/advisories/38138
SECUNIA 38138
http://secunia.com/advisories/38215
SECUNIA 38215
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37757
BID 37757 Adobe Reader and Acrobat JpxDecode Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2010-02-01
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-013A.html
CERT TA10-013A
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023446
SECTRACK 1023446
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-02.html CONFIRM
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=836
IDEFENSE 20100113 Adobe Reader and Acrobat JpxDecode Memory Corruption Vulnerability
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0103
VUPEN ADV-2010-0103
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/55553
XF acrobat-reader-jpxdecode-code-exec(55553)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8255
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8255

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-3955

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


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