Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2009-3459First vendor Publication2009-10-13
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2010-08-21

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

Heap-based buffer overflow in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 7.x before 7.1.4, 8.x before 8.1.7, and 9.x before 9.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file that triggers memory corruption, as exploited in the wild in October 2009. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-3459

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-119Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6534
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6534
Title: Adobe Reader and Acrobat allow to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file
Description: Heap-based buffer overflow in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 7.x before 7.1.4, 8.x before 8.1.7, and 9.x before 9.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file that triggers memory corruption, as exploited in the wild in October 2009. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2009-3459
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
Application40
Application38

SAINT Exploits

DescriptionLink
Adobe Reader FlateDecode filter TIFF Predictor integer overflowMore info here

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2009-10-27Name : Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 200910-03 (acroread)
File : nvt/glsa_200910_03.nasl
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
2009-10-19Name : RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2009:1499
File : nvt/RHSA_2009_1499.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
58729Adobe Reader / Acrobat ParamX Parameter PDF File Handling Overflow

Snort® IPS/IDS

DateDescription
2014-01-10Adobe Acrobat Reader FlateDecode integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 25588 - Revision : 3 - Type : FILE-PDF
2014-01-10Adobe Acrobat Reader malformed FlateDecode colors declaration
RuleID : 16677 - Revision : 10 - Type : FILE-PDF
2014-01-10Adobe Acrobat Reader malformed FlateDecode colors declaration
RuleID : 16676 - Revision : 10 - Type : FILE-PDF
2014-01-10Adobe Acrobat Reader FlateDecode integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 15709 - Revision : 14 - Type : FILE-PDF

Metasploit Database

idDescription
2009-10-08 Adobe FlateDecode Stream Predictor 02 Integer Overflow
2009-10-08 Adobe FlateDecode Stream Predictor 02 Integer Overflow

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 SuSE system is missing the security patch acroread-6588
File : suse_acroread-6588.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-10-26Name : The remote SuSE system is missing a security patch for acroread
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 Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-200910-03.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-10-26Name : The remote SuSE system is missing a security patch for acroread
File : suse_11_1_acroread-091022.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-10-15Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2009-1499.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/36600
CERThttp://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-286B.html
CONFIRMhttp://blogs.adobe.com/psirt/2009/10/adobe_reader_and_acrobat_issue_1.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-15.html
ISShttp://www.iss.net/threats/348.html
MISChttp://isc.sans.org/diary.html?storyid=7300
SECTRACKhttp://securitytracker.com/id?1023007
SECUNIAhttp://secunia.com/advisories/36983
VUPENhttp://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2851
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2898
XFhttp://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/53691

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