Vulnerability identifier: #VU1332
Vulnerability risk: High
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
The vulnerability exists due to the way the application loads .dll libraries. A remote attacker can place a specially crafted .dll file along with PDF document on a remote SMB or WebDav share, trick the victim into opening that document and execute arbitrary code on the target system with privileges of the current user.
Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to compromise vulnerable system.
Install update from vendor's website:
Adobe Reader 7 and 8:
Adobe Acrobat for Windows:
Adobe Acrobat for Macintosh:
Adobe Acrobat 3D version:
Adobe Reader 7:
Adobe Acrobat 7 for Windows:
Adobe Acrobat 7 for Macintosh:
Vulnerable software versions
Adobe Reader: 8.0 - 8.1.2, 7.0 - 7.0.9
Adobe Acrobat: 7.0 - 7.1.0, 8.0 - 8.1.2
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?