Perfect PDF products distributed with vulnerable MSVC++ libraries

From: Stefan Kanthak <stefan.kanthak@nexgo.de>
To: bugtraq@securityfocus.com,full-disclosure@lists.grok.org.uk
Cc: info@soft-xpansion.com
Subject: Perfect PDF products distributed with vulnerable MSVC++ libraries
Date:


Hi @ll, 

soft Xpansion <www.soft-xpansion.com> distributes their (freeware)
products "Perfect PDF 7 Master" and "Perfect PDF 7 Reader" (the
current files are dated 2011-05-10) with OUTDATED and VULNERABLE
Visual C++ 2008 runtime libraries VCRedist_x86.exe/VCRedist_x64.exe
version 9.0.30729.17 of 2008-08-08.

These libraries have been updated since then at least twice due to
vulnerabilities, see
<http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS09-035.mspx>
and
<http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS11-025.mspx>


Timeline:

2011-05-13    vendor informed via mail

              (no reply)

2011-06-19    vulnerability report published


Stefan Kanthak





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