#VU17489 Integer overflow in Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat

Published: 2019-02-12

Vulnerability identifier: #VU17489

Vulnerability risk: Medium


CVE-ID: CVE-2019-7030


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Adobe Reader
Client/Desktop applications / Office applications
Adobe Acrobat
Client/Desktop applications / Office applications

Vendor: Adobe


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to sensitive information and execute arbitrary code on the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to integer overflow when processing PDF files. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted PDF document, trick the victim into opening it, trigger integer overflow and gain access to sensitive information.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.

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Vulnerable software versions

Adobe Reader: 2019.008.20071 - 2019.010.20069, 2017.009.20044 - 2017.012.20098, 2015.006.30306 - 2015.006.30464

Adobe Acrobat: 2015.006.30306 - 2015.006.30464, 2017.008.30051 - 2017.011.30105


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