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|Posted: Fri Jan 21, 2011 5:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201101-08 ] Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201101-08)
Date: January 21, 2011
Bug(s): #336508, #343091
Multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Reader might result in the execution of
Adobe Reader (formerly Adobe Acrobat Reader) is a closed-source PDF
Vulnerable: < 9.4.1
Unaffected: >= 9.4.1
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in Adobe Reader. For further
information please consult the CVE entries and the Adobe Security
Bulletins referenced below.
A remote attacker might entice a user to open a specially crafted PDF
file, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user running the application, or a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Adobe Reader users should upgrade to the latest stable version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-text/acroread-9.4.1"
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