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Adobe Reader and Acrobat DoS via long sequence of # (hash) characters

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6348

Adobe Acrobat Reader Plugin before 8.0.0 and possibly the plugin distributed with Adobe Reader 7.x before 7.1.4 8.x before 8.1.7 and 9.x before 9.2 when used with Internet Explorer Google Chrome or Opera allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a long sequence of # (hash) characters appended to a PDF URL related to a "cross-site scripting issue."

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows XP
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2007-0048
Product(s):
  • Adobe Acrobat
  • Adobe Reader