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BitDefender pdf.xmd Module PDF Parsing Remote DoS Vulnerability CVE-2008-5409

Severity
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CVSSv3 Score
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Vulnerability description

BitDefender Internet Security and AntiVirus is prone to a denial of service (DoS) vulnerability.

Risk description

The flaw is due to boundary error in pdf.xmd module when parsing of data encoded using FlateDecode and ASCIIHexDecode filters. This can be exploited to cause a memorycorruption during execution of bdc.exe. Successful exploitation will let the attacker execute arbitrary codes in the context of the application and can deny the service to the legitimate user.

Recommendation

Update to a later version.

Codename
Not available
Detectable with
Network Scanner
Scan engine
OpenVAS
Exploitable with Sniper
No
CVE Published
Dec 10, 2008
Detection added at
Software Type
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Vendor
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Product
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