#VU56592 Improper Certificate Validation

Published: 2021-09-14

Vulnerability identifier: #VU56592

Vulnerability risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1: 5.2 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-40713


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Adobe Experience Manager
Client/Desktop applications / Office applications

Vendor: Adobe


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass implemented security restrictions.

The vulnerability exists due to improper certificate validation. A remote attacker can perform MitM attack and gain access to sensitive information.

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Vulnerable software versions

Adobe Experience Manager: 6.0 HOTFIX 25133, 6.1-SP2-CFP17, 6.2, 6.2-SP1-CFP15, 6.3,,,,,,,, 6.4, 6.4.0, 6.4.0 HOTFIX 30379, 6.4.0 HOTFIX 31868,,,,,,,,,, 6.5, 6.5.0 HOTFIX 30379, 6.5.0 HOTFIX 31870,,,,,,,


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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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