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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2549 (1 public exploit)

Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.2 and earlier, and before 7.1.1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a malformed PDF document, as demonstrated by 2008-HI2.pdf.
Publish Date : 2008-06-04 Last Update Date : 2012-11-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2008-06-04 2008-05-29
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-2549 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20082549 unix
ELSA-2008:0974: acroread security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22747 unix
RHSA-2008:0974: acroread security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080974 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-2008-2549

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Adobe Acrobat Reader 32

- References For CVE-2008-2549

http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/42886
XF acrobatreader-pdf-dos(42886)
http://download.oracle.com/sunalerts/1019937.1.html
SUNALERT 249366
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00002.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:026
http://secunia.com/advisories/32872
SECUNIA 32872
http://secunia.com/advisories/32700
SECUNIA 32700
http://secunia.com/advisories/35163
SECUNIA 35163
http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&id=800801 CONFIRM
http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&id=909609 CONFIRM
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb08-19.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29420
BID 29420 Adobe Reader Unspecified Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2013-01-30
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0974.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0974
Exploit! http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/5687
MILW0RM 5687
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-04.html CONFIRM
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021140
SECTRACK 1021140
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3001
VUPEN ADV-2008-3001
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0098
VUPEN ADV-2009-0098
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-309A.html
CERT TA08-309A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2549

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


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