#VU46740 Out-of-bounds read


Published: 2020-09-15

Vulnerability identifier: #VU46740

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3: 3.8 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-9745

CWE-ID: CWE-125

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software: Adobe Media Encoder
Client/Desktop applications / Other client software

Vendor: Adobe

Description

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

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

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Adobe Media Encoder: 14.0, 14.0.2, 14.1, 14.2, 14.3, 14.3.2

CPE

External links
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/media-encoder/apsb20-57.html


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.


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