CVE-2018-4884 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in Adobe Acrobat Reader 2018.009.20050 and earlier versions, 2017.011.30070 and earlier versions, 2015.006.30394 and earlier versions. This vulnerability occurs as a result of computation that reads data that is past the end of the target buffer; the computation is part of the image conversion engine when processing Enhanced Metafile Format (EMF) data that embeds an image in the bitmap (BMP) file format. A successful attack can lead to sensitive data exposure.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102996 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040364 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/acrobat/apsb18-02.html Vendor Advisory 
https://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-18-181/ Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-4884
NVD Published Date:
02/27/2018
NVD Last Modified:
03/16/2018
Source:
Adobe Systems Incorporated