CVE-2016-4062

Published on: 04/22/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:26:58 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Certain versions of Foxit Reader from Foxitsoftware contain the following vulnerability:

Foxit Reader and PhantomPDF before 7.3.4 on Windows improperly report format errors recursively, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application hang) via a crafted PDF.

  • CVE-2016-4062 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 5.5 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW NONE REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED NONE NONE HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE NONE PARTIAL

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Security Bulletins | Foxit Software Vendor Advisory
www.foxitsoftware.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM www.foxitsoftware.com/support/security-bulletins.php
No Description Provided cve.report (archive)
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URL Logo BID 90504

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationFoxitsoftwareFoxit ReaderAllAllAllAll
ApplicationFoxitsoftwarePhantompdfAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:foxitsoftware:foxit_reader:*:*:*:*:*:windows:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:foxitsoftware:phantompdf:*:*:*:*:*:windows:*:*: