Adobe FrameMaker < (2019 Release) Privilege Escalation (APSB18-37)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118089


The remote host has an application installed that is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.


The version of Adobe FrameMaker installed on the remote Windows host is prior to (2019 Release). It is, therefore, affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.


Upgrade to Adobe FrameMaker (2019 Release) or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118089

File Name: adobe_framemaker_apsb18-37.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2018/10/12

Modified: 2018/10/12

Dependencies: 118090

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: manual

CVSS Score Rationale: Privelege escalation


Base Score: 6.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:framemaker

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Adobe FrameMaker, SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/10/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15974

IAVB: 2018-B-0132