86772 : Adobe Reader PDF File Handling Memory Corruption
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This vulnerability has been flagged as being a Myth/Fake.

Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-10-22

Description

Adobe Reader has been reported to contain a flaw that results in memory corruption and may allow for remote code execution. Based on the provided crash details and additional cursory testing by OSVDB, there is, however, no evidence to support the claims of memory corruption and the possibility of code execution. Instead, the flaw is triggering an out-of-bounds read access violation when parsing unspecified data. With a specially crafted PDF file, a context-dependent attacker can cause a crash, but not immediately execute arbitrary code.

Classification

Location: Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: None Required
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Uncoordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Myth / Fake

Solution

The reported vulnerability has been determined to be incorrect. No solution is required.

Products

Adobe Systems Incorporated
Adobe Reader
10.1.4.38

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CVSSv2 Score

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