Qualys Vulnerability R&D Lab has released new vulnerability checks in the Qualys Cloud Platform to protect organizations against 29 vulnerabilities that were fixed in 1 bulletins announced today by Adobe. Customers can immediately audit their networks for these and other new vulnerabilities by accessing their Qualys subscription. Visit Qualys Security Blog to prioritize remediation.
Adobe has released 1 security bulletins to fix newly discovered flaws in their software. Qualys has released the following checks for these new vulnerabilities:
A critical vulnerability exists in Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat. Adobe has released a security update to fix the following issues.
An input validation vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2010-4091,CVE-2011-0586,CVE-2011-0587).
A library-loading vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2011-0562,CVE-2011-0588,CVE-2011-0570).
A memory corruption vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2011-0563,CVE-2011-0589,CVE-2011-0606,CVE-2011-0605).
A Windows-only file permissions issue that could lead to privilege escalation (CVE-2011-0564).
Multiple denial of service and possible arbitrary code execution vulnerabilities (CVE-2011-0565,CVE-2011-0568,CVE-2011-0585).
An image-parsing memory corruption vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2011-0603,CVE-2011-0566,CVE-2011-0567).
A 3D file parsing input validation vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2011-0600,CVE-2011-0595,CVE-2011-0590,CVE-2011-0591,CVE-2011-0592,CVE-2011-0593).
A font parsing input validation vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2011-0594).
An image parsing input validation vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2011-0596,CVE-2011-0598,CVE-2011-0599,CVE-2011-0602).
An input validation vulnerability that could lead to cross-site scripting (CVE-2011-0604).
Adobe Reader X (10.0) and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Reader 9.4.1 and earlier versions for UNIX
Adobe Acrobat X (10.0) and earlier for Windows and Macintosh.
The following are links for downloading patches to fix these vulnerabilities:
APSB11-03 Mac OS X(Acrobat)
APSB11-03 Mac OS X(Adobe Reader)
APSB11-03 Windows(Adobe Reader)
These new vulnerability checks are included in Qualys vulnerability signature 1.28.13-3. Each Qualys account is automatically updated with the latest vulnerability signatures as they become available. To view the vulnerability signature version in your account, from the Qualys Help menu, select the About tab.
To perform a selective vulnerability scan, configure a scan profile to use the following options:
In addition, prior to running a scan for these new vulnerabilities, you can estimate your exposure to these new threats by running the Risk Analysis Report, available from the Qualys Vulnerability Management Reports tab.
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