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APSB21-104: Adobe Acrobat and Reader for Windows and macOS (CVE-2021-40729)

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APSB21-104: Adobe Acrobat and Reader for Windows and macOS (CVE-2021-40729)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
10/15/2021
Created
03/29/2022
Added
03/28/2022
Modified
04/29/2022

Description

Adobe Acrobat Reader DC version 21.007.20095 (and earlier), 21.007.20096 (and earlier), 20.004.30015 (and earlier), and 17.011.30202 (and earlier) is affected by a out-of-bounds read vulnerability that could lead to disclosure of sensitive memory. An attacker could leverage this vulnerability to bypass mitigations such as ASLR. Exploitation of this issue requires user interaction in that a victim must open a malicious PDF file.

Solution(s)

  • adobe-acrobat-dc-upgrade-21-007-20099-macosx
  • adobe-acrobat-dc-upgrade-21-007-20099-windows
  • adobe-acrobat-reader-dc-upgrade-21-007-20099-macosx
  • adobe-acrobat-reader-dc-upgrade-21-007-20099-windows
  • adobe-acrobat-reader-upgrade-17-011-30204-macosx
  • adobe-acrobat-reader-upgrade-17-011-30204-windows
  • adobe-acrobat-reader-upgrade-20-004-30017-macosx
  • adobe-acrobat-reader-upgrade-20-004-30017-windows
  • adobe-acrobat-upgrade-17-011-30204-macosx
  • adobe-acrobat-upgrade-17-011-30204-windows
  • adobe-acrobat-upgrade-20-004-30017-macosx
  • adobe-acrobat-upgrade-20-004-30017-windows

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