CVEdetails.com the ultimate security vulnerability data source
(e.g.: CVE-2009-1234 or 2010-1234 or 20101234)
Log In   Register   Reset Password   Activate Account
Vulnerability Feeds & WidgetsNew   www.itsecdb.com  

Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5659

Multiple buffer overflows in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 8.1.1 and earlier allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a PDF file with long arguments to unspecified JavaScript methods. NOTE: this issue might be subsumed by CVE-2008-0655.
Publish Date : 2008-02-12 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
Search Twitter   Search YouTube   Search Google

- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2008-02-12 2008-02-08
If you are a vendor and you have additional data which can be automatically imported into our database, please contact admin @ cvedetails.com

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2008:0144: acroread security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22416 unix
Multiple buffer overflows in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 8.1.1 and earlier allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9813 unix
RHSA-2008:0144: acroread security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080144 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-5659

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Adobe Acrobat 8.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Adobe Acrobat 1
Adobe Acrobat Reader 1

- References For CVE-2007-5659

http://secunia.com/advisories/29065
SECUNIA 29065
http://secunia.com/advisories/29205
SECUNIA 29205
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0144.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0144
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb08-13.html CONFIRM
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200803-01.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200803-01
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=657
IDEFENSE 20080208 Adobe Reader and Acrobat Multiple Stack-based Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
http://secunia.com/advisories/30840
SECUNIA 30840
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-239286-1
SUNALERT 239286
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1966/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1966
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-043A.html
CERT TA08-043A
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/666281
CERT-VN VU#666281
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/advisories/apsa08-01.html CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5659

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


CVE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CVE content is MITRE's CVE web site. CWE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CWE content is MITRE's CWE web site. OVAL is a registered trademark of The MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of OVAL content is MITRE's OVAL web site.
Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. It is the responsibility of user to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice or other content. EACH USER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY consequences of his or her direct or indirect use of this web site. ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. This site will NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT or any other kind of loss.