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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.801515
Category:Buffer overflow
Title:Adobe Acrobat and Reader SING 'uniqueName' Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (Win)
Summary:Check for the version of Adobe Reader/Acrobat
Description:
Overview: This host is installed with Adobe Reader/Acrobat and is prone to
buffer overflow vulnerability

Vulnerability Insight:
The flaw is due to a boundary error within 'CoolType.dll' when
processing the 'uniqueName' entry of SING tables in fonts.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will let attackers to crash an affected application or
execute arbitrary code by tricking a user into opening a specially crafted PDF
document.

Impact Level: Application

Affected Software/OS:
Adobe Reader version 9.3.4 and prior.
Adobe Acrobat version 9.3.4 and prior on windows.

Fix: No solution or patch is available as of 13th Semtember, 2010. Information
regarding this issue will be updated once the solution details are available
For updates refer to http://www.adobe.com

References:
http://secunia.com/advisories/41340
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/advisories/apsa10-02.html
http://blog.metasploit.com/2010/09/return-of-unpublished-adobe.html
Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-2883
http://blog.metasploit.com/2010/09/return-of-unpublished-adobe.html
http://community.websense.com/blogs/securitylabs/archive/2010/09/10/brief-analysis-on-adobe-reader-sing-table-parsing-vulnerability-cve-2010-2883.aspx
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201101-08.xml
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0743.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2010:048 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-10/msg00001.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2010:019 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-10/msg00006.html
TurboLinux Advisory: TLSA-2011-2
http://www.turbolinux.co.jp/security/2011/TLSA-2011-2j.txt
Cert/CC Advisory: TA10-279A
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-279A.html
CERT/CC vulnerability note: VU#491991
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/491991
BugTraq ID: 43057
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43057
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11586
http://secunia.com/advisories/41340
http://secunia.com/advisories/43025
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2331
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0191
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0344
XForce ISS Database: adobe-reader-cooltype-code-execution(61635)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/61635
CopyrightCopyright (c) 2010 Greenbone Networks GmbH

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