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Foxit Reader Contains Multiple Vulnerabilities

July 2nd, 2009 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Foxit Reader has released updates for multiple vulnerabilities. By convincing a user to open a malicious PDF file, an attacker may be able to execute code or cause a vulnerable PDF viewer to crash. The PDF could be emailed as an attachment or hosted on a website.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users to review the Foxit Security Bulletin and Vulnerability Note VU#251793 and apply any necessary updates.