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CVE-2017-16395 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in Adobe Acrobat and Reader: 2017.012.20098 and earlier versions, 2017.011.30066 and earlier versions, 2015.006.30355 and earlier versions, and 11.0.22 and earlier versions. The vulnerability is caused by a buffer access with an incorrect length value in the image conversion module when processing Enhanced Metafile Format (EMF). Crafted EMF input (EMR_STRETCHDIBITS) causes a mismatch between allocated buffer size and the access allowed by the computation. If an attacker can adequately control the accessible memory then this vulnerability can be leveraged to achieve arbitrary code execution.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101831 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039791 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/acrobat/apsb17-36.html Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer 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)
11.0.22
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
17.0
Up to (including)
17.011.30066
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_dc:*:*:*:*:continuous:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
-
Up to (including)
17.012.20098
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_dc:*:*:*:*:classic:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
15.0
Up to (including)
15.006.30355
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
11.0.22
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
17.0
Up to (including)
17.011.30066
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader_dc:*:*:*:*:continuous:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
-
Up to (including)
17.012.20098
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader_dc:*:*:*:*:classic:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
15.0
Up to (including)
15.006.30355


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-16395
NVD Published Date:
12/09/2017
NVD Last Modified:
12/15/2017