Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2009-2992First vendor Publication2009-10-19
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2010-08-21

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Cvss Base Score4.3Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score2.9Attack ComplexityMedium
Cvss Expoit Score8.6AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

An unspecified ActiveX control in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x before 9.2, 8.x before 8.1.7, and possibly 7.x through 7.1.4 does not properly validate input, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service via unknown vectors.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-2992

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-20Improper Input Validation

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6054
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6054
Title: Adobe Reader and Acrobat allows attackers to cause a denial of service via unknown vectors
Description: An unspecified ActiveX control in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x before 9.2, 8.x before 8.1.7, and possibly 7.x through 7.1.4 does not properly validate input, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service via unknown vectors.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2009-2992
Version: 16
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows 7
Product(s): Adobe Reader
Adobe Acrobat
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application24
Application26

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2009-10-27Name : SuSE Security Advisory SUSE-SA:2009:049 (acroread, acroread_ja)
File : nvt/suse_sa_2009_049.nasl
2009-10-22Name : Adobe Reader Multiple Vulnerabilities - Oct09 (Linux)
File : nvt/gb_adobe_prdts_mult_vuln_oct09_lin.nasl
2009-10-22Name : Adobe Reader/Acrobat Multiple Vulnerabilities - Oct09 (Win)
File : nvt/gb_adobe_prdts_mult_vuln_oct09_win.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
58929Adobe Reader / Acrobat Unspecified ActiveX Input Handling DoS

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2011-01-27Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_acroread-6582.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-01-27Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_acroread-6583.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-01-27Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_acroread_ja-6584.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-01-27Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_acroread_ja-6585.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-10-30Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_acroread-6588.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-10-26Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_0_acroread-091022.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-10-26Name : The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_acroread-091022.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-10-26Name : The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_acroread_ja-091022.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-10-26Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_1_acroread-091022.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-10-14Name : The version of Adobe Acrobat on the remote Windows host is affected by multip...
File : adobe_acrobat_apsb09-15.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-10-14Name : The PDF file viewer on the remote Windows host is affected by a memory corrup...
File : adobe_reader_apsb09-15.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Internal Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
BIDhttp://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36638
CERThttp://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-286B.html
CONFIRMhttp://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-15.html
SECTRACKhttp://securitytracker.com/id?1023007
VUPENhttp://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2898

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