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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Adobe Illustrator Vendors:   Adobe Systems Incorporated
Adobe Illustrator DLL Loading Error Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1024865
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2010-3152   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Dec 14 2010
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): CS5 15.0.1 and prior
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Adobe Illustrator. A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target system.

A remote user can create a specially crafted file on a remote share (e.g., WebDAV, SMB share) that, when loaded by the target user, may cause the remote user's DLL to load (instead of the intended DLL) and execute arbitrary code. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

This type of exploit is also known as "binary planting" or "DLL preloading".

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target application to execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (15.0.2).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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