Adobe Camera Raw Plug-In Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 63300


The remote host has a software plug-in installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of the Adobe Camera Raw plug-in installed on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- A flaw exists when processing an LZW compressed TIFF image that can be exploited to cause a heap-based buffer underflow via a specially crafted LZW code within an image row strip. (CVE-2012-5679)

- An integer overflow error exists when allocating memory during TIFF image processing that can be exploited to cause a heap-based buffer overflow via specially crafted image dimensions. (CVE-2012-5680)

These vulnerabilities can be exploited by tricking a user into opening a specially crafted file and could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code.


Upgrade to Camera Raw Plug-In 6.7.1 / 7.3 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 63300

File Name: adobe_camera_raw_apsb12-28.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2012/12/19

Modified: 2015/01/12

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:bridge, cpe:/a:adobe:photoshop, cpe:/a:adobe:camera_raw

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/12/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/12/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5679, CVE-2012-5680

BID: 56922, 56924

OSVDB: 88389, 88390

Secunia: 49929