Vulnerability Details

Adobe Reader 2017 Security Updates(apsb19-55)-Windows

Published: 2019-12-12 06:54:08
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
This host is installed with Adobe Reader 2017 and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Multiple flaws exists due to following errors, - An out-of-bounds read. - An out-of-bounds write. - A use after free. - A heap overflow. - A buffer error. - Untrusted Pointer Dereference. - Binary Planting (default folder privilege escalation). - A Security Bypass.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to gain escalated privileges, get access to potentially sensitive information and execute arbitrary code.

Affected Versions:
Adobe Reader 2017 prior to version 2017.011.30156 on Windows.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Adobe Reader 2017 version 2017.011.30156 or later. Please see the references for more information.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Windows Registry

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16449
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16456
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16457
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16458
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16461
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16465
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16450
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16454
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16445
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16448
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16452
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16459
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16464
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16451
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16462
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16446
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16455
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16460
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16463
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16444
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-16453

References:

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/acrobat/apsb19-55.html
https://helpx.adobe.com

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2019-12-12
Modified
2019-12-13
Category
General

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