Adobe Photoshop CC 20.x <= 20.0.7 / 21.x <= 21.0.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB19-56)

High Nessus Plugin ID 132021


Adobe Photoshop installed on remote macOS or Mac OS X host is affected by a multiple vulnerabilities


The version of Adobe Photoshop CC installed on the remote macOS or Mac OS X host is prior to 20.0.8 (2019.0.8), 21.0.2 (2020.0.2). It is, therefore, affected by multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities exist. An attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Adobe Photoshop CC version 20.0.8 (2019.0.8), 21.0.2 (2020.0.2) or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 132021

File Name: macos_adobe_photoshop_apsb19-56.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2019/12/12

Updated: 2020/01/02

Dependencies: 62220

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-8254

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:photoshop_cc

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/MacOSX/Version, installed_sw/Adobe Photoshop

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/12/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/12/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-8253, CVE-2019-8254

IAVA: 2019-A-0297