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CVE-2021-39846 Detail

Description

Acrobat Reader DC versions 2021.005.20060 (and earlier), 2020.004.30006 (and earlier) and 2017.011.30199 (and earlier) are affected by a stack overflow vulnerability due to insecure handling of a crafted PDF file, potentially resulting in memory corruption in the context of the current user. Exploitation requires user interaction in that a victim must open a crafted PDF file in Acrobat Reader.


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Hyperlink Resource
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/acrobat/apsb21-55.html Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-121 Stack-based Buffer Overflow Provider acceptance level Adobe Systems Incorporated  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2021-39846
NVD Published Date:
09/29/2021
NVD Last Modified:
02/04/2022
Source:
Adobe Systems Incorporated