Vulnerability identifier: #VU56561
Vulnerability risk: High
Exploitation vector: Network
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise vulnerable system.
The vulnerability exists due to the application loads DLL libraries in an insecure manner. A remote attacker can place a specially crafted .dll file on a remote SMB fileshare, trick the victim into opening a file, associated with the vulnerable application, and execute arbitrary code on victim's system.
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Vulnerable software versions
Adobe Acrobat: 21.001.20135 - 21.005.20148, 20.001.30020 - 20.013.20074, 17.008.30051 - 17.011.30199
Adobe Reader: 2020.001.30020 - 2020.013.20074, 2017.008.30051 - 2017.011.30199
Fixed software versions
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?