Remote code execution in ACDSee Ultimate

Published: 2017-12-13 16:11:20
Severity High
Patch available NO
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVSSv2 7.9 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C/E:U/RL:U/RC:C)
CVSSv3 8.7 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:U/RC:C]
CVE ID CVE-2017-2886
CWE ID CWE-787
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit Not available
Vulnerable software ACDSee Ultimate
Vulnerable software versions ACDSee Ultimate 10.0
Vendor URL ACD Systems
Advisory type Public

Security Advisory

1) Buffer overflow

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to boundary error when processing .PSD files . A remote attacker can create a specially crafted .PSD file, trick the victim into opening it, trigger memory corruption and execute arbitrary code on the target system.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.

Remediation

Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.

External links

https://www.talosintelligence.com/reports/TALOS-2017-0393
http://blog.talosintelligence.com/2017/12/vulnerability-spotlight-talos-2017-0393.html

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