Adobe Acrobat Reader up to 10.1.14/11.0.11 Javascript API 7pk security

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, has been found in Adobe Acrobat Reader up to 10.1.14/11.0.11 (Document Reader Software). This issue affects an unknown code block of the component Javascript API. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a 7pk security vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-254. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was shared 07/15/2015 by AbdulAziz Hariri as APSB15-15 as confirmed advisory (Website) via ZDI (Zero Day Initiative). The advisory is shared at helpx.adobe.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2015-4452 since 06/08/2015. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1211 for this issue.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 84800 (Adobe Acrobat < 10.1.15 / 11.0.12 / 2015.006.30060 / 2015.008.20082 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB15-15)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Windows. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 123662 (Adobe Reader and Acrobat Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB15-15)).

Upgrading to version 10.1.15 or 11.0.12 eliminates this vulnerability. Furthermore it is possible to detect and prevent this kind of attack with TippingPoint and the filter 20903.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (84800). The entries 67557, 76512, 76513 and 76517 are related to this item.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.0

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
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Class: 7pk security
CWE: CWE-254
ATT&CK: T1211

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Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 84800
Nessus Name: Adobe Acrobat < 10.1.15 / 11.0.12 / 2015.006.30060 / 2015.008.20082 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB15-15)
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Acrobat Reader 10.1.15/11.0.12
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Sourcesinfo

Vendor: adobe.com

Advisory: APSB15-15
Researcher: AbdulAziz Hariri
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2015-4452 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1032892
Vulnerability Center: 51256 - [APSB15-15] Adobe Reader, Acrobat, Reader DC and Acrobat DC Remote Bypass Restrictions - CVE-2015-4452, Critical
SecurityFocus: 75737 - Adobe Reader and Acrobat JavaScript API Execution Multiple Security Bypass Vulnerabilities

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Created: 07/16/2015 11:37 AM
Updated: 06/01/2022 07:57 AM
Changes: 07/16/2015 11:37 AM (61), 04/07/2017 10:46 AM (14), 06/01/2022 07:52 AM (2), 06/01/2022 07:57 AM (1)
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