Adobe Acrobat Reader up to 10.1.14/11.0.11 access control

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A vulnerability was found in Adobe Acrobat Reader up to 10.1.14/11.0.11 (Document Reader Software). It has been classified as critical. This affects some unknown processing. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-284. The product does not restrict or incorrectly restricts access to a resource from an unauthorized actor. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was released 07/15/2015 by AbdulAziz Hariri with Google Project Zero as APSB15-15 as confirmed advisory (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at helpx.adobe.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2015-5106 since 06/26/2015. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1068 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

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.

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 20643.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (84800). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 76512, 76513, 76517 and 76518.

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

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.0
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Exploitinginfo

Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-284 / CWE-266
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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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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Countermeasuresinfo

Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Acrobat Reader 10.1.15/11.0.12
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06/26/2015 🔍
06/29/2015 +3 days 🔍
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Sourcesinfo

Vendor: adobe.com

Advisory: APSB15-15
Researcher: AbdulAziz Hariri
Organization: Google Project Zero
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2015-5106 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1032892
Vulnerability Center: 51285 - [APSB15-15] Adobe Reader, Acrobat, Reader DC and Acrobat DC Remote Privileges Escalation - CVE-2015-5106, High
SecurityFocus: 75743 - Adobe Acrobat and Reader Multiple Security Bypass Vulnerabilities

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Entryinfo

Created: 07/16/2015 11:58 AM
Updated: 06/02/2022 08:56 AM
Changes: 07/16/2015 11:58 AM (56), 04/07/2017 10:46 AM (15), 06/02/2022 08:52 AM (2), 06/02/2022 08:56 AM (1)
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