Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2009-0191First vendor Publication2009-03-10
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2018-10-11

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score9.3Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score10Attack ComplexityMedium
Cvss Expoit Score8.6AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

Foxit Reader 2.3 before Build 3902 and 3.0 before Build 1506, including 3.0.2009.1301, does not properly handle a JBIG2 symbol dictionary segment with zero new symbols, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file that triggers a dereference of an uninitialized memory location.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0191

CAPEC : Common Attack Pattern Enumeration & Classification

idName
CAPEC-8Buffer Overflow in an API Call
CAPEC-9Buffer Overflow in Local Command-Line Utilities
CAPEC-10Buffer Overflow via Environment Variables
CAPEC-14Client-side Injection-induced Buffer Overflow
CAPEC-24Filter Failure through Buffer Overflow
CAPEC-42MIME Conversion
CAPEC-44Overflow Binary Resource File
CAPEC-45Buffer Overflow via Symbolic Links
CAPEC-46Overflow Variables and Tags
CAPEC-47Buffer Overflow via Parameter Expansion
CAPEC-100Overflow Buffers

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
100 %CWE-94Failure to Control Generation of Code ('Code Injection')

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24341
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24341
Title: Foxit Reader PDF Handling Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities (CVE-2009-0191)
Description: Foxit Reader 2.3 before Build 3902 and 3.0 before Build 1506, including 3.0.2009.1301, does not properly handle a JBIG2 symbol dictionary segment with zero new symbols, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file that triggers a dereference of an uninitialized memory location.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2009-0191
Version: 5
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows 8
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Product(s):
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application3

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2009-03-17Name : Foxit Reader Multiple Vulnerabilities Mar-09
File : nvt/gb_foxit_reader_mult_vuln_mar09.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
55616Foxit Reader Crafted JBIG2 Symbol Dictionary Segment Handling Arbitrary Code ...

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2009-03-09Name : A PDF viewer installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabili...
File : foxit_reader_multiple_flaws.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34035
BUGTRAQ http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/501590/100/0/threaded
CONFIRM http://www.foxitsoftware.com/pdf/reader/security.htm#Processing
SECTRACK http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021822
VUPEN http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0634
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49135

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