Vulnerability identifier: #VU16800
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: Foxit Software Inc.
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to obtain potentially sensitive information.
The vulnerability exists due to the abnormality in V8 engine resulting from the parsing of non-standard parameters. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted PDF file, trick the victim into opening it, trigger out-of-bounds read and access arbitrary data.
Update to version 9.4.
Vulnerable software versions
Foxit PDF Reader for Windows: 9.0 - 188.8.131.5226
Foxit PDF Editor (formerly Foxit PhantomPDF): 9.0 - 184.108.40.20626
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?