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Out-of-bounds write vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat Reader 2018.009.20050 and earlier versions 2017.011.30070 and earlier versions 2015.006.30394 and earlier versions - CVE-2018-4879

oval:org.cisecurity:def:4676

An issue was discovered in Adobe Acrobat Reader 2018.009.20050 and earlier versions 2017.011.30070 and earlier versions 2015.006.30394 and earlier versions. The vulnerability is caused by the computation that writes data past the end of the intended buffer; the computation is part of the image conversion module that processes Enhanced Metafile Format Plus (EMF+) data. An attacker can potentially leverage the vulnerability to corrupt sensitive data or execute arbitrary code.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows 7
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2018-4879
Product(s):
  • Adobe Reader DC Classic
  • Adobe Reader DC Continuous
  • Adobe Acrobat 2017
  • Adobe Reader 2017
  • Adobe Acrobat DC Classic
  • Adobe Acrobat DC Continuous