Foxit PDF Reader 11.2.1.53537 Annotation Object use after free

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in Foxit PDF Reader 11.2.1.53537 (Document Reader Software). This affects an unknown part of the component Annotation Object Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-416. Referencing memory after it has been freed can cause a program to crash, use unexpected values, or execute code. The impact remains unknown. The summary by CVE is:

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on affected installations of Foxit PDF Reader 11.2.1.53537. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file. The specific flaw exists within the handling of Annotation objects. The issue results from the lack of validating the existence of an object prior to performing operations on the object. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of the current process. Was ZDI-CAN-16861.

The weakness was presented 07/19/2022. It is possible to read the advisory at zerodayinitiative.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2022-28679 since 04/05/2022. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.2

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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-416
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Upgrade: zerodayinitiative.com

Timelineinfo

04/05/2022 CVE reserved
07/19/2022 +105 days Advisory disclosed
07/19/2022 +0 days VulDB entry created
08/06/2022 +18 days VulDB last update

Sourcesinfo

Vendor: foxitsoftware.com

Advisory: zerodayinitiative.com
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-28679 (🔒)

Entryinfo

Created: 07/19/2022 08:37 AM
Updated: 08/06/2022 09:18 AM
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