Advisory Published


First published: Fri Sep 27 2019(Updated: )

ColdFusion 2018- update 4 and earlier and ColdFusion 2016- update 11 and earlier have a Security bypass vulnerability. Successful exploitation could lead to Information Disclosure in the context of the current user.

Credit: psirt@adobe.com

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Adobe ColdFusion=2016
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update1
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update10
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update11
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update2
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update3
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update4
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update5
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update6
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update7
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update8
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update9
Adobe ColdFusion=2018
Adobe ColdFusion=2018-update1
Adobe ColdFusion=2018-update2
Adobe ColdFusion=2018-update3
Adobe ColdFusion=2018-update4

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2019-8072?

    CVE-2019-8072 refers to a security bypass vulnerability in ColdFusion 2018- update 4 and earlier and ColdFusion 2016- update 11 and earlier.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2019-8072?

    CVE-2019-8072 has a severity rating of 7.5 (high).

  • What is the affected software for CVE-2019-8072?

    The affected software versions include ColdFusion 2018- update 4 and earlier, and ColdFusion 2016- update 11 and earlier.

  • What is the potential impact of CVE-2019-8072?

    Successful exploitation of CVE-2019-8072 could lead to information disclosure in the context of the current user.

  • How can I fix CVE-2019-8072?

    To fix CVE-2019-8072, it is recommended to update ColdFusion 2018 to update 5 or later, or ColdFusion 2016 to update 12 or later.


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