CVSS 3.1 Score 3.3 of 10 (low)


Published May 3, 2024
Updated: May 23, 2024
CWE ID 125


CVE-2023-42095 is a vulnerability that affects Foxit PDF Reader. It allows remote attackers to disclose sensitive information by exploiting a flaw in the handling of Annotation objects. The vulnerability arises from the lack of proper validation of user-supplied data, resulting in a read past the end of an allocated buffer. To exploit this vulnerability, user interaction is required, such as visiting a malicious page or opening a malicious file. Attackers can potentially execute arbitrary code within the current process by leveraging this vulnerability along with other vulnerabilities. The risk score for this vulnerability is 10 out of 10, indicating a high level of danger to organizations using affected installations of Foxit PDF Reader.

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