|CVSS SCORE||6.8, (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)|
Acrobat Reader DC
|TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION||Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 21210. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com|
The specific flaw exists within the Search object. By calling the query method while Adobe Acrobat Reader DC is saving a global variable, an attacker can force a dangling pointer to be reused after it has been freed. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code under the context of the current process.
Adobe has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
|CREDIT||AbdulAziz Hariri and Jasiel Spelman - HPE Zero Day Initiative