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CVE-2010-2889

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2010-10-05
Bugzilla:
639890: acroread: multiple code execution flaws (APSB10-21)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x before 9.4, and 8.x before 8.2.5 on Windows and Mac OS X, allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted font, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-3626.

Find out more about CVE-2010-2889 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 AS version 4 Extras (acroread) RHSA-2010:0743 2010-10-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (acroread) RHSA-2010:0743 2010-10-06

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 acroread Affected

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