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Windows 7: PDF to execute an embedded executable without exploitin

31 Mar 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x86 SP1
PDF to execute an embedded executable without exploitin

This is a special PDF hack: I managed to make a PoC PDF to execute an embedded executable without exploiting any vulnerability!

I use a launch action triggered by the opening of my PoC PDF. With Adobe Reader, the user gets a warning asking for approval to launch the action, but I can (partially) control the message displayed by the dialog. Foxit Reader displays no warning at all, the action gets executed without user interaction.
Escape From PDF Didier Stevens

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31 Mar 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x86 SP1

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 PDF to execute an embedded executable without exploitin

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