Adobe Reader and Acrobat DLL code execution

adobe-acrobat-dll-code-execution (65289) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Adobe Reader and Acrobat could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system. The application does not directly specify the fully qualified path to a dynamic-linked library (DLL) when running on Microsoft Windows. By persuading a victim to open a specially-crafted file from a WebDAV or SMB share using a vulnerable application, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability via a specially-crafted library to execute arbitrary code on the system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 9.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Complete
  Integrity Impact: Complete
  Availability Impact: Complete
 
Temporal Score: 6.9
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Refer to APSB11-03 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • Adobe Product Security Bulletin APSB11-03: Security updates available for Adobe Reader and Acrobat.
  • BID-46255: Adobe Acrobat and Reader CVE-2011-0570 DLL Loading Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
  • CVE-2011-0570: Untrusted search path vulnerability in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 10.x before 10.0.1, 9.x before 9.4.2, and 8.x before 8.2.6 on Windows allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse DLL in the current working directory, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-0562 and CVE-2011-0588.
  • OSVDB ID: 71373: Adobe Reader / Acrobat Unspecified Library Loading Code Execution (2011-0570)
  • SA43207: Adobe Reader / Acrobat Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SUSE-SA:2011:011: Adobe Acrobat Reader

Platforms Affected:

  • Adobe Acrobat 8.0 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.0 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.0
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.0.0
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.1
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.1 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.1 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.2 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.2 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.2
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.2 Security Update Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.3
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.3 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.3 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.4 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.4 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.4
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.5
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.6
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.7
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.2
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.2.1
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.2.2
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.2.3
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.2.4
  • Adobe Acrobat 9
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.0 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.0
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.0 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.0 Professional Extended
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.0.0
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.1
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.1 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.1.1
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.1.2
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.1.3
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.2
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.3
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.3.1
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.3.2
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.3.3
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.3.4
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.4
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.4.1
  • Adobe Reader 8.0
  • Adobe Reader 8.0.0
  • Adobe Reader 8.1
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.1
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.2
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.3
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.4
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.5
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.6
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.7
  • Adobe Reader 8.2
  • Adobe Reader 8.2.1
  • Adobe Reader 8.2.2
  • Adobe Reader 8.2.3
  • 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
  • Adobe Reader 9.3.1
  • Adobe Reader 9.3.2
  • Adobe Reader 9.3.3
  • Adobe Reader 9.3.4
  • Adobe Reader 9.4
  • Adobe Reader 9.4.1

Reported:

Feb 08, 2011

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