Advisory Published


First published: Fri Jul 17 2020(Updated: )

Adobe ColdFusion 2016 update 15 and earlier versions, and ColdFusion 2018 update 9 and earlier versions have a dll search-order hijacking vulnerability. Successful exploitation could lead to privilege escalation.

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-update12
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update13
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update14
Adobe ColdFusion=2016-update15
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
Adobe ColdFusion=2018-update5
Adobe ColdFusion=2018-update6
Adobe ColdFusion=2018-update7
Adobe ColdFusion=2018-update8
Adobe ColdFusion=2018-update9

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the vulnerability ID for this Adobe ColdFusion vulnerability?

    The vulnerability ID for this Adobe ColdFusion vulnerability is CVE-2020-9673.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2020-9673?

    The severity of CVE-2020-9673 is high with a CVSS score of 7.8.

  • What is the affected software for this vulnerability?

    The affected software for this vulnerability is Adobe ColdFusion 2016 update 15 and earlier versions, and ColdFusion 2018 update 9 and earlier versions.

  • What is the impact of this vulnerability?

    Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could lead to privilege escalation.

  • Is there a fix available for CVE-2020-9673?

    Yes, Adobe has released updates to address this vulnerability. It is recommended to update to the latest version of Adobe ColdFusion.


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