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PostPosted: Thu Aug 22, 2013 11:26 pm    Post subject: [ GLSA 201308-03 ] Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201308-03)
Severity: high
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: August 22, 2013
Updated: January 30, 2014
Bug(s): #431732, #451058, #469960
ID: 201308-03

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Adobe Reader, including
potential remote execution of arbitrary code and local privilege
escalation.


Background

Adobe Reader is a closed-source PDF reader.

Affected Packages

Package: app-text/acroread
Vulnerable: < 9.5.5
Unaffected: >= 9.5.5
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Adobe Reader. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted PDF
file, possibly resulting in arbitrary code execution or a Denial of
Service condition. A local attacker could gain privileges via unspecified
vectors.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Adobe Reader users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-text/acroread-9.5.5"
   


References

CVE-2012-1525
CVE-2012-1530
CVE-2012-2049
CVE-2012-2050
CVE-2012-2051
CVE-2012-4147
CVE-2012-4148
CVE-2012-4149
CVE-2012-4150
CVE-2012-4151
CVE-2012-4152
CVE-2012-4153
CVE-2012-4154
CVE-2012-4155
CVE-2012-4156
CVE-2012-4157
CVE-2012-4158
CVE-2012-4159
CVE-2012-4160
CVE-2012-4363
CVE-2013-0601
CVE-2013-0602
CVE-2013-0603
CVE-2013-0604
CVE-2013-0605
CVE-2013-0606
CVE-2013-0607
CVE-2013-0608
CVE-2013-0609
CVE-2013-0610
CVE-2013-0611
CVE-2013-0612
CVE-2013-0613
CVE-2013-0614
CVE-2013-0615
CVE-2013-0616
CVE-2013-0617
CVE-2013-0618
CVE-2013-0619
CVE-2013-0620
CVE-2013-0621
CVE-2013-0622
CVE-2013-0623
CVE-2013-0624
CVE-2013-0626
CVE-2013-0627
CVE-2013-0640
CVE-2013-0641
CVE-2013-2549
CVE-2013-2550
CVE-2013-2718
CVE-2013-2719
CVE-2013-2720
CVE-2013-2721
CVE-2013-2722
CVE-2013-2723
CVE-2013-2724
CVE-2013-2725
CVE-2013-2726
CVE-2013-2727
CVE-2013-2729
CVE-2013-2730
CVE-2013-2731
CVE-2013-2732
CVE-2013-2733
CVE-2013-2734
CVE-2013-2735
CVE-2013-2736
CVE-2013-2737
CVE-2013-3337
CVE-2013-3338
CVE-2013-3339
CVE-2013-3340
CVE-2013-3341
CVE-2013-3342


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