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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Bitdefender Internet Security PDF Predictor Integer Overflow
Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
7 September 2017
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Bitdefender Internet Security
Publisher: Zero Day Initiative
Operating System: FreeBSD
Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote with User Interaction
CVE Names: CVE-2017-10954
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Bitdefender Internet Security PDF Predictor Integer Overflow Remote Code
ZDI-17-717: September 6th, 2017
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on
vulnerable installations of Bitdefender Internet Security. User interaction is
required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a
malicious page or open a malicious file.
The specific flaw exists within pdf.xmd. The issue results from the lack of
proper validation of user-supplied data, which can result in an integer
overflow before allocating a buffer. An attacker can leverage this
vulnerability to execute code under the context of SYSTEM.
The fix is in build version: 7.72918 and higher.
2017-08-23 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2017-09-06 - Coordinated public release of advisory
This vulnerability was discovered by:
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