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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-4091 (1 public exploit)

The EScript.api plugin in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 10.x before 10.0.1, 9.x before 9.4.1, and 8.x before 8.2.6 on Windows and Mac OS X allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted PDF document that triggers memory corruption, involving the printSeps function. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
Publish Date : 2010-11-07 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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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 CodeOverflowMemory corruption
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2010-11-07 2010-11-04
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-4091 unix
Denial of service vulnerability in EScript.api plugin in Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader 9.4.0, 8.1.7 and other versions ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12527 windows
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2010:0934: acroread security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22281 unix
ELSA-2010:0934: acroread security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23656 unix
RHSA-2010:0934: acroread security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22268 unix
RHSA-2010:0934: acroread security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100934 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-2010-4091

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Adobe Acrobat 9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Adobe Acrobat 9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Adobe Acrobat 9.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Adobe Acrobat 9.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Adobe Acrobat 9.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Adobe Acrobat 9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Adobe Acrobat 9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Adobe Acrobat 9.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Adobe Acrobat 9.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Adobe Acrobat 9.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Adobe Acrobat 9.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Adobe Acrobat 9.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Adobe Acrobat 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Adobe Acrobat 27
Adobe Acrobat Reader 26

- References For CVE-2010-4091
FULLDISC 20101103 [0dayz] Acrobat Reader Memory Corruption Remote Arbitrary Code Execution
VUPEN ADV-2011-0337
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0934
SUSE SUSE-SA:2010:058
SECTRACK 1025033
VUPEN ADV-2010-2890
BID 44638 Adobe Reader 9.4 Remote Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2010-11-09
SECTRACK 1024684
EXPLOIT-DB 15419 Acrobat Reader 9.4 - Memory Corruption Vulnerability Author:scup Release Date:2010-11-04 (windows) dos
XF adobe-reader-pdf-file-ce(62996)
VUPEN ADV-2010-3111
GENTOO GLSA-201101-08

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-4091

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

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