CVE-2011-2436

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2011-09-13
Bugzilla:
749381: acroread: multiple code execution flaws (APSB11-24)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Heap-based buffer overflow in the image-parsing library in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 8.x before 8.3.1, 9.x before 9.4.6, and 10.x before 10.1.1 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2011-2436 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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-2011:1434 2011-11-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (acroread) RHSA-2011:1434 2011-11-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (acroread) RHSA-2011:1434 2011-11-08

Mitigation

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