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Gentoo: 201308-03 Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Gentoo Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Adobe Reader, including potential remote execution of arbitrary code and local privilege escalation.
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201308-03
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 Severity: High
    Title: Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: August 22, 2013
     Bugs: #431732, #451058, #469960
       ID: 201308-03

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Adobe Reader, including
potential remote execution of arbitrary code and local privilege
escalation.

Background
==========

Adobe Reader is a closed-source PDF reader.

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

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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  app-text/acroread            < 9.5.5                    >= 9.5.5

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, possibly resulting in arbitrary code execution or a Denial of
Service condition. A local attacker could gain privileges via
unspecified vectors.

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-9.5.5"

References
==========

[  1 ] CVE-2012-1525
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-1525
[  2 ] CVE-2012-1530
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-1530
[  3 ] CVE-2012-2049
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2049
[  4 ] CVE-2012-2050
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2050
[  5 ] CVE-2012-2051
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2051
[  6 ] CVE-2012-4147
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4147
[  7 ] CVE-2012-4148
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4748
[  8 ] CVE-2012-4149
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4149
[  9 ] CVE-2012-4150
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4150
[ 10 ] CVE-2012-4151
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4151
[ 11 ] CVE-2012-4152
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4152
[ 12 ] CVE-2012-4153
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4153
[ 13 ] CVE-2012-4154
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4154
[ 14 ] CVE-2012-4155
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4155
[ 15 ] CVE-2012-4156
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4156
[ 16 ] CVE-2012-4157
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4157
[ 17 ] CVE-2012-4158
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4158
[ 18 ] CVE-2012-4159
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4159
[ 19 ] CVE-2012-4160
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4160
[ 20 ] CVE-2012-4363
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4363
[ 21 ] CVE-2013-0601
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0601
[ 22 ] CVE-2013-0602
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0602
[ 23 ] CVE-2013-0603
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0603
[ 24 ] CVE-2013-0604
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0604
[ 25 ] CVE-2013-0605
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0605
[ 26 ] CVE-2013-0606
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0606
[ 27 ] CVE-2013-0607
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0607
[ 28 ] CVE-2013-0608
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0608
[ 29 ] CVE-2013-0609
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0609
[ 30 ] CVE-2013-0610
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0610
[ 31 ] CVE-2013-0611
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0611
[ 32 ] CVE-2013-0612
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0612
[ 33 ] CVE-2013-0613
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0613
[ 34 ] CVE-2013-0614
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0614
[ 35 ] CVE-2013-0615
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0615
[ 36 ] CVE-2013-0616
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0616
[ 37 ] CVE-2013-0617
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0617
[ 38 ] CVE-2013-0618
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0618
[ 39 ] CVE-2013-0619
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0619
[ 40 ] CVE-2013-0620
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0620
[ 41 ] CVE-2013-0621
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0621
[ 42 ] CVE-2013-0622
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0622
[ 43 ] CVE-2013-0623
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0623
[ 44 ] CVE-2013-0624
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0624
[ 45 ] CVE-2013-0626
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0626
[ 46 ] CVE-2013-0627
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0627
[ 47 ] CVE-2013-0640
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0640
[ 48 ] CVE-2013-0641
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-0641
[ 49 ] CVE-2013-2549
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2549
[ 50 ] CVE-2013-2550
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2550
[ 51 ] CVE-2013-2718
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2718
[ 52 ] CVE-2013-2719
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2719
[ 53 ] CVE-2013-2720
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2720
[ 54 ] CVE-2013-2721
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2721
[ 55 ] CVE-2013-2722
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2722
[ 56 ] CVE-2013-2723
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2723
[ 57 ] CVE-2013-2724
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2724
[ 58 ] CVE-2013-2725
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2725
[ 59 ] CVE-2013-2726
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2726
[ 60 ] CVE-2013-2727
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2727
[ 61 ] CVE-2013-2729
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2729
[ 62 ] CVE-2013-2730
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2730
[ 63 ] CVE-2013-2731
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2731
[ 64 ] CVE-2013-2732
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2732
[ 65 ] CVE-2013-2733
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2733
[ 66 ] CVE-2013-2734
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2734
[ 67 ] CVE-2013-2735
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2735
[ 68 ] CVE-2013-2736
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2736
[ 69 ] CVE-2013-2737
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2737
[ 70 ] CVE-2013-3337
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3337
[ 71 ] CVE-2013-3338
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3338
[ 72 ] CVE-2013-3339
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3339
[ 73 ] CVE-2013-3340
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3340
[ 74 ] CVE-2013-3341
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3341
[ 75 ] CVE-2013-3342
       http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3342

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

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

 http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201308-03.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 2013 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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