#VU26134 Out-of-bounds read in Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader

Published: 2020-03-17

Vulnerability identifier: #VU26134

Vulnerability risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-3806


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Adobe Acrobat
Client/Desktop applications / Office applications
Adobe Reader
Client/Desktop applications / Office applications

Vendor: Adobe


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive information.

The vulnerability exists due to a boundary condition when processing PDF files. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted PDF file, trick the victim into opening it, trigger out-of-bounds read error and read contents of memory on the system.

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Vulnerable software versions

Adobe Acrobat: 20.006.20034, 2015.006.30306 - 2015.006.30510, 2017.008.30051 - 2017.012.20098, 2018.011.20055, 15.006.30097 - 15.023.20053

Adobe Reader: 2017.008.30051 - 2017.012.20098, 2015.006.30306 - 2015.006.30510, 2020.006.20034, 2019.008.20071 - 2019.021.20061, 2018.009.20044 - 2018.011.20063, 15.006.30097 - 15.023.20053


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