Threat Encyclopedia

Adobe.Acrobat.Reader.CVE-2022-28261.Out.of.Bounds.Read

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This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Out-of-Bounds Read Vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat and Reader.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted PDF file. A remote attacker can exploit this to gain unauthorized access to sensitive information.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

Adobe Acrobat DC Continuous for Windows 2017.011.30161
Adobe Acrobat DC Continuous for Macintosh 2017.011.30161
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Continuous for Windows 2017.011.30161
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Continuous for Macintosh 2017.011.30161
Adobe Acrobat DC Classic for Windows 2015.006.30512
Adobe Acrobat DC Classic for Macintosh 2015.006.30512
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Classic for Windows 2015.006.30512
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Classic for Macintosh 2015.006.30512

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Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/acrobat/apsb22-16.html

CVE References

CVE-2022-28261

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