CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2004-0630

Published: Aug 18, 2004 | Modified: Jul 11, 2017
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
10 HIGH
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

The uudecoding feature in Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0.5 and 5.0.6 for Unix and Linux, and possibly other versions including those before 5.0.9, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via shell metacharacters (` or backtick) in the filename of the PDF file that is provided to the uudecode command.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Acrobat_reader Adobe 5.0 5.0
Acrobat_reader Adobe 5.0.5 5.0.5
Acrobat_reader Adobe 5.0.6 5.0.6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 RedHat acroread *

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