Command and Control
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Foxit Reader 18.104.22.16896. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file. The specific flaw exists within the processing of Text annotations. By manipulating a document’s elements, an attacker can cause a pointer to be reused after it has been freed. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of the current process. Was ZDI-CAN-6220.