#VU52175 Security restrictions bypass


Published: 2021-04-13

Vulnerability identifier: #VU52175

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 6.8 [CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-21096

CWE-ID: CWE-264

Exploitation vector: Local

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Adobe Bridge CC
Client/Desktop applications / Multimedia software

Vendor: Adobe

Description

The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges on the system.

The vulnerability exists due to application does not properly impose security restrictions, which leads to security restrictions bypass and privilege escalation.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Adobe Bridge CC: 10.0, 10.0.1, 10.0.3, 10.0.4, 10.1.1, 11.0.0, 11.0.1

CPE

External links
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/bridge/apsb21-23.html


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

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


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