Adobe RoboHelp Server < 11 Update 5 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB23-53)

high Nessus Plugin ID 185948


Adobe RoboHelp Server installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Adobe RoboHelp Server installed on the remote host is prior to 11 Update 5. It is, therefore affected by multiple vulnerabilities:

- XML external entity (XXE) vulnerability. (CVE-2023-22274)

- Information disclosure due to a memory leak. (CVE-2023-22272)

- Path traversal vulnerability leading to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2023-22273)

- Multiple SQL injection vulnerabilities due to memory leaks. (CVE-2023-22268, CVE-2023-22275)

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 RoboHelp Server version 11 Update 5 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 185948

File Name: robohelp_apsb23-53.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 11/17/2023

Updated: 12/1/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.3

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-22273


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-22275

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:robohelp_server

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Adobe RoboHelp Server

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/14/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/14/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-22268, CVE-2023-22272, CVE-2023-22273, CVE-2023-22274, CVE-2023-22275

IAVB: 2023-B-0089