Critical

CVE-2009-0191 - Code Injection vulnerability in Foxitsoftware Foxit Reader

Publication: 2009-03-10
Summary

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.

Classification
CWE-94: Code Injection

Risk level (CVSS 9.3)

Critical

9.3

Access Vector

  • Network
  • Adjacent Network
  • Local

Access Complexity

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High

Authentication

  • None
  • Single
  • Multiple

Confident. Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Integrity Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Affected Products

  • Foxitsoftware Foxit Reader 2.3
  • Foxitsoftware Foxit Reader 3.0
  • Foxitsoftware Foxit Reader 3.0.2009.1301