Public Date:
749381: acroread: multiple code execution flaws (APSB11-24)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Adobe Reader and Acrobat 8.x before 8.3.1, 9.x before 9.4.6, and 10.x before 10.1.1 allow attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, related to a "security bypass vulnerability."

Find out more about CVE-2011-2431 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 version 4 Extras (acroread) RHSA-2011:1434 2011-11-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (acroread) RHSA-2011:1434 2011-11-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary version 6 (acroread) RHSA-2011:1434 2011-11-08