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CVE-2009-3959

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2010-01-12
Bugzilla:
554293: CVE-2009-3953 CVE-2009-3954 CVE-2009-3955 CVE-2009-3959 acroread: multiple code execution flaws (APSB10-02)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Integer overflow in the U3D implementation in 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 malformed PDF document.

Find out more about CVE-2009-3959 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 6.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (acroread) RHSA-2010:0037 2010-01-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (acroread) RHSA-2010:0038 2010-01-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 3 Extras (acroread) RHSA-2010:0060 2010-01-20

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