Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.2 – 9.0 getIcon() Memory Corruption Exploit

ID 1337DAY-ID-7957
Type zdt
Reporter Abysssec
Modified 2009-05-04T00:00:00


Exploit for unknown platform in category local exploits

Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.2 – 9.0 getIcon() Memory Corruption Exploit

Affected Version   : Acrobat Reader 8.1.2 - 9.0
Tested   On        : XP SP2 / SP3

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations
of Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader. User interaction is required in that a user must visit a
malicious web site or open a malicious file.The specific flaw exists when processing malicious
JavaScript contained in a PDF document. When supplying a specially crafted argument to the getIcon()
method of a Collab object, proper bounds checking is not performed resulting in a stack overflow.
If successfully exploited full control of the affected machine running under the credentials of the
currently logged in user can be achieved.

This vulnerability was discovered by:

Tenable Network Security (here is a man named Nicolas Pouvesle and we know == > he have lots of exploitation method ;)  )

note : this exploit is just for purpose so shellcode will execute calc if you want other shellcode change shellcode .


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