CVE-2021-40715

high
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Description

Adobe Premiere Pro version 15.4 (and earlier) is affected by a memory corruption vulnerability due to insecure handling of a malicious .exr file, potentially resulting in arbitrary code execution in the context of the current user. User interaction is required in that the victim must open a specially crafted file to exploit this vulnerability.

References

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/premiere_pro/apsb21-67.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-09-29

Updated: 2021-10-04

Type: CWE-788

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
153439Adobe Premiere Pro < 15.4.1 Arbitrary Code Execution (APSB21-67)NessusWindows
high