SecurityTracker.com
    Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   

SecurityTracker
Archives


 


Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Adobe Digital Editions Vendors:   Adobe Systems Incorporated
Adobe Digital Editions Use-After-Free and Memory Corruption Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1036793
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1036793
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-4256, CVE-2016-4257, CVE-2016-4258, CVE-2016-4259, CVE-2016-4260, CVE-2016-4261, CVE-2016-4262, CVE-2016-4263, CVE-2016-6980   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Sep 27 2016
Original Entry Date:  Sep 13 2016
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 4.5.1 and prior
Description:   Multiple vulnerabilities were reported in Adobe Digital Editions. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.

A memory corruption error may occur [CVE-2016-4256, CVE-2016-4257, CVE-2016-4258, CVE-2016-4259, CVE-2016-4260, CVE-2016-4261, CVE-2016-4262].

A use-after-free memory error may occur [CVE-2016-4263, CVE-2016-6980].

Mario Gomes (@NetFuzzer) (via Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative), Ke Liu of Tencent's Xuanwu LAB, and Steven Seeley of Source Incite (via Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative) reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (4.5.2).

The vendor advisory is available at:

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/Digital-Editions/apsb16-28.html

Vendor URL:  helpx.adobe.com/security/products/Digital-Editions/apsb16-28.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Android, Apple (iOS), UNIX (macOS/OS X), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.


 Source Message Contents



[Original Message Not Available for Viewing]


Go to the Top of This SecurityTracker Archive Page





Home   |    View Topics   |    Search   |    Contact Us

This web site uses cookies for web analytics. Learn More

Copyright 2019, SecurityGlobal.net LLC