Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   



Category:   Application (Multimedia)  >   Adobe Creative Cloud Vendors:   Adobe Systems Incorporated
Adobe Creative Cloud Insecure Library Loading Lets Local Users Gain Elevated Privileges
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1041469
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2018-5003   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Aug 15 2018
Impact:   User access via local system
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): and prior
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Adobe Creative Cloud. A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system.

A local user can conduct a DLL hijacking attack to exploit an insecure library loading flaw and execute arbitrary commands on the target system with elevated privileges.

Alec Blance reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (

The vendor advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  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 2021, LLC