Vulnerability identifier: #VU57232
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: Foxit Software Inc.
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary condition when handling PDF files with illegal dictionary entries or incorrect Outlines. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted PDF file, trick the victim into opening it, trigger the stack overflow and crash the application.
The vulnerability has been assigned the following identifier: CNVD-C-2021-247433.
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Vulnerable software versions
Foxit PDF Reader for Windows: 9.0 - 126.96.36.199938
Foxit PDF Editor (formerly Foxit PhantomPDF): 11.0.0.0510 - 188.8.131.52938, 10.0.0.35798 - 10.1.5.37672, 9.0 - 184.108.40.206616
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?