#VU64321 Out-of-bounds write in Adobe InDesign


Published: 2022-06-14 | Updated: 2022-06-16

Vulnerability identifier: #VU64321

Vulnerability risk: High

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-30659

CWE-ID:

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability:

Vulnerable software:
Adobe InDesign
Client/Desktop applications / Multimedia software

Vendor: Adobe

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise vulnerable system.

The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error when processing embedded fonts. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted file, trick the victim into opening it using the affected software, trigger out-of-bounds write and execute arbitrary code on the target system.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Adobe InDesign: 17.0 - 17.2.1, 16.0 - 16.4.1


Fixed software versions

CPE

External links
http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/indesign/apsb22-30.html
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-22-846/


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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