Fortinet Discovers Adobe After Effects Heap Corruption Vulnerability
Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs has discovered a heap overflow vulnerability in Adobe After Effects.
After Effects is a video-editing application developed and published by Adobe Systems for macOS and Windows.
A heap overflow vulnerability has been discovered in After Effects by FortiGuard Labs. The vulnerability is caused by a crafted "AEPX" file which causes a heap overflow. It could allow malicious users to create code execution scenarios.
SolutionsFortiGuard Labs released the following FortiGate IPS signature which covers this specific vulnerability:
Released May 22, 2020
Users should apply the solution provided by Adobe.
Fortinet reported the vulnerability to Adobe on April 06, 2020.
Adobe confirmed the vulnerability on May 21, 2020.
Adobe patched the vulnerability on June 16, 2020.
This vulnerability was discovered by Honggang Ren of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs.