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CVE-2016-6969 Detail

Current Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in Adobe Reader and Acrobat before 11.0.18, Acrobat and Acrobat Reader DC Classic before 15.006.30243, and Acrobat and Acrobat Reader DC Continuous before 15.020.20039 on Windows and OS X allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-1089, CVE-2016-1091, CVE-2016-6944, CVE-2016-6945, CVE-2016-6946, CVE-2016-6949, CVE-2016-6952, CVE-2016-6953, CVE-2016-6961, CVE-2016-6962, CVE-2016-6963, CVE-2016-6964, CVE-2016-6965, CVE-2016-6967, CVE-2016-6968, CVE-2016-6971, CVE-2016-6979, CVE-2016-6988, and CVE-2016-6993.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93491
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036986
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/acrobat/apsb16-33.html Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-416 Use After Free NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
11.0.17
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_dc:*:*:*:*:classic:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
15.006.30201
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_dc:*:*:*:*:continuous:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
15.017.20053
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader_dc:*:*:*:*:classic:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
15.006.30201
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader_dc:*:*:*:*:continuous:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
15.017.20053
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:reader:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
11.0.17
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6969
NVD Published Date:
10/13/2016
NVD Last Modified:
07/29/2017