CVE-1999-1576

Current Description

Buffer overflow in Adobe Acrobat ActiveX control (pdf.ocx, PDF.PdfCtrl.1) 1.3.188 for Acrobat Reader 4.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via the pdf.setview method.

Basic Data

PublishedSeptember 27, 1999
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 2017
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationAdobeAcrobat Reader4.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
VU#25919http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/25919CERT-VNUS Government Resource
19990924 Several ActiveX Buffer Overrunshttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/28719BUGTRAQVendor Advisory
666http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/666BIDExploit Patch
adobe-acrobat-pdf-bo(3318)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/3318XF