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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2012-4759
Last Modified 06 Sep 2012 12:00:00
Published 06 Sep 2012 06:41:59
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-4759

Summary

Untrusted search path vulnerability in facebook_plugin.fpi in the Facebook plug-in in Foxit Reader 5.3.1.0606 allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse dwmapi.dll file in the current working directory, as demonstrated by a directory that contains a .pdf file. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Foxitsoftware Foxit Reader 5.3.1.0606


References

SECUNIA - 50348

FULLDISC - 20120823 foxit reader 5.3.1(dwmapi.dll) DLL Hijacking Exploit


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:55:02