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Gentoo: 201201-19: Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Gentoo Multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Reader might allow remote attackersto execute arbitrary code or conduct various other attacks.
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201201-19
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: January 30, 2012
     Bugs: #354211, #382969, #393481
       ID: 201201-19

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Reader might allow remote attackers
to execute arbitrary code or conduct various other attacks.

Background
==========

Adobe Reader is a closed-source PDF reader.

Affected packages
=================

    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  app-text/acroread            < 9.4.7                    >= 9.4.7 

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Adobe Reader. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted PDF
file using Adobe Reader, possibly resulting in the remote execution of
arbitrary code, a Denial of Service, or other impact.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All Adobe Reader users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-text/acroread-9.4.7"

References
==========

[  1 ] CVE-2010-4091
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-4091
[  2 ] CVE-2011-0562
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0562
[  3 ] CVE-2011-0563
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0563
[  4 ] CVE-2011-0565
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0565
[  5 ] CVE-2011-0566
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0566
[  6 ] CVE-2011-0567
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0567
[  7 ] CVE-2011-0570
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0570
[  8 ] CVE-2011-0585
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0585
[  9 ] CVE-2011-0586
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0586
[ 10 ] CVE-2011-0587
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0587
[ 11 ] CVE-2011-0588
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0588
[ 12 ] CVE-2011-0589
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0589
[ 13 ] CVE-2011-0590
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0590
[ 14 ] CVE-2011-0591
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0591
[ 15 ] CVE-2011-0592
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0592
[ 16 ] CVE-2011-0593
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0593
[ 17 ] CVE-2011-0594
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0594
[ 18 ] CVE-2011-0595
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0595
[ 19 ] CVE-2011-0596
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0596
[ 20 ] CVE-2011-0598
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0598
[ 21 ] CVE-2011-0599
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0599
[ 22 ] CVE-2011-0600
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0600
[ 23 ] CVE-2011-0602
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0602
[ 24 ] CVE-2011-0603
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0603
[ 25 ] CVE-2011-0604
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0604
[ 26 ] CVE-2011-0605
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0605
[ 27 ] CVE-2011-0606
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0606
[ 28 ] CVE-2011-2130
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2130
[ 29 ] CVE-2011-2134
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2134
[ 30 ] CVE-2011-2135
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2135
[ 31 ] CVE-2011-2136
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2136
[ 32 ] CVE-2011-2137
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2137
[ 33 ] CVE-2011-2138
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2138
[ 34 ] CVE-2011-2139
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2139
[ 35 ] CVE-2011-2140
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2140
[ 36 ] CVE-2011-2414
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2414
[ 37 ] CVE-2011-2415
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2415
[ 38 ] CVE-2011-2416
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2416
[ 39 ] CVE-2011-2417
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2417
[ 40 ] CVE-2011-2424
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2424
[ 41 ] CVE-2011-2425
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2425
[ 42 ] CVE-2011-2431
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2431
[ 43 ] CVE-2011-2432
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2432
[ 44 ] CVE-2011-2433
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2433
[ 45 ] CVE-2011-2434
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2434
[ 46 ] CVE-2011-2435
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2435
[ 47 ] CVE-2011-2436
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2436
[ 48 ] CVE-2011-2437
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2437
[ 49 ] CVE-2011-2438
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2438
[ 50 ] CVE-2011-2439
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2439
[ 51 ] CVE-2011-2440
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2440
[ 52 ] CVE-2011-2441
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2441
[ 53 ] CVE-2011-2442
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2442
[ 54 ] CVE-2011-2462
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2462
[ 55 ] CVE-2011-4369
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-4369

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201201-19.xml

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2012 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5
 
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