Adobe Acrobat and Reader unspecified denial of service
|acrobat-reader-unspec-dos (55555)||Medium Risk|
Adobe Acrobat and Reader are vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by a NULL pointer dereference. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the application to crash.
Denial of Service
Refer to APSB10-02 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- Adobe Product Security Bulletin APSB10-02: Security updates available for Adobe Reader and Acrobat.
- BID-37760: Adobe Reader and Acrobat Null Pointer Dereference Denial of Service Vulnerability
- CVE-2009-3957: Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x before 9.3, and 8.x before 8.2 on Windows and Mac OS X, might allow attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) via unspecified vectors.
- OSVDB ID: 61694: Adobe Reader / Acrobat Unspecified NULL Dereference DoS
- SA37690: Adobe Reader/Acrobat "Doc.media.newPlayer()" Memory Corruption
- SA38138: Adobe Reader/Acrobat 7 Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SECTRACK ID: 1023446: Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader Flaws Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code and Deny Service
- SUSE-SA:2010:008: Acrobat Reader security problems
- Adobe Acrobat 8.1.7
- Adobe Acrobat 9.2
- Adobe Reader 8.1.7
- Adobe Reader 9.0
- Adobe Reader 9.1
- Adobe Reader 9.1.1
- Adobe Reader 9.1.2
- Adobe Reader 9.1.3
- Adobe Reader 9.2
- Novell OpenSUSE 11.0
Jan 12, 2010
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