Foxit PhantomPDF < 8.3.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119837


A PDF toolkit installed on the remote Windows host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its version, the Foxit PhantomPDF application (formally known as Phantom) installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 8.3.6. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


Upgrade to Foxit PhantomPDF version 8.3.6 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 119837

File Name: foxit_phantom_8_3_6.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2018/12/21

Updated: 2019/01/30

Dependencies: 49807

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-17557

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:foxitsoftware:phantom, cpe:/a:foxitsoftware:phantompdf

Required KB Items: installed_sw/FoxitPhantomPDF

Patch Publication Date: 2018/05/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/05/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-17557, CVE-2017-14458, CVE-2018-3842, CVE-2018-3843, CVE-2018-3850, CVE-2018-3853, CVE-2018-10302, CVE-2018-10303

BID: 103942, 103999