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CVE-2018-4890 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 is an instance of a heap overflow vulnerability in the image conversion engine, when handling JPEG data embedded within an XPS file. A successful attack can lead to code corruption, control-flow hijack, or an information leak attack.

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/102992 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

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:adobe:acrobat
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
17.0
Up to (including)
17.011.30070
 cpe:/a:adobe:acrobat_dc:::~~continuous~~~
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
-
Up to (including)
18.009.20050
 cpe:/a:adobe:acrobat_dc:::~~classic~~~
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
15.0
Up to (including)
15.006.30394
 cpe:/a:adobe:acrobat_reader
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
17.0
Up to (including)
17.011.30070
 cpe:/a:adobe:acrobat_reader_dc:::~~continuous~~~
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
-
Up to (including)
18.009.20050
 cpe:/a:adobe:acrobat_reader_dc:::~~classic~~~
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
15.0
Up to (including)
15.006.30394


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-4890
NVD Published Date:
02/27/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019