This security advisory describes one medium risk vulnerability.
CWE-200 - Information Exposure
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive information.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient measures, implemented in patch for Adobe Acrobat and Reader in versions 2019.010.20091, 2017.011.30120 and 2015.006.30475, described in SB2019021207 #3 (CVE-2019-7089). A remote attacker can bypass implemented protection and gain unauthorized access to sensitive information on the system.
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC: 2015.006.30475, 2017.011.30120, 2019.010.20091
Adobe Acrobat: 2017.011.30120
Adobe Acrobat DC: 2015.006.30475, 2019.010.20091CPE
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
How the attacker can exploit this vulnerability?
The attacker would have to trick the victim to visit a specially crafted website or open an attachment in an e-mail message.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.