Adobe Premiere Elements Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB21-78)

high Nessus Plugin ID 154230


The remote host has an application that is affected by a multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of the Adobe Premiere Elements installed on the remote host is prior to 2021 build 19 (20210809.daily.2242976). It is, therefore, affected by multiple arbitrary code execution vulnerabilities due to the access of memory locations after the end of buffers. An unauthenticated, attacker could exploit these to execute arbitrary code on an affected system.

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


Upgrade Adobe Premier Elements to build 19.0 (20210809.daily.2242976)

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 154230

File Name: adobe_premiere_elems_apsb21-78.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 10/19/2021

Updated: 12/26/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-40703


Risk Factor: High

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:premiere_elements

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated, installed_sw/Adobe Premiere Elements

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/14/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/14/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-39824, CVE-2021-40700, CVE-2021-40701, CVE-2021-40702, CVE-2021-40703

IAVA: 2021-A-0422-S