Advisory Published


First published: Tue Dec 07 2021(Updated: )

Adobe Bridge version 11.1.2 (and earlier) and version 12.0 (and earlier) are affected by an out-of-bounds read vulnerability that could lead to disclosure of sensitive memory. An attacker could leverage this vulnerability to bypass mitigations such as ASLR. Exploitation of this issue requires user interaction in that a victim must open a malicious SGI file.


Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Adobe Bridge<=11.1.2
Adobe Bridge=12.0
Apple macOS
Microsoft Windows

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

    The vulnerability ID for this Adobe Bridge vulnerability is CVE-2021-44186.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2021-44186?

    The severity of CVE-2021-44186 is medium with a severity value of 3.3.

  • Which versions of Adobe Bridge are affected by CVE-2021-44186?

    Adobe Bridge versions 11.1.2 (and earlier) and version 12.0 (and earlier) are affected by CVE-2021-44186.

  • What is the impact of CVE-2021-44186?

    CVE-2021-44186 could lead to disclosure of sensitive memory and bypassing mitigations such as ASLR.

  • Is Apple macOS or Microsoft Windows affected by CVE-2021-44186?

    No, Apple macOS and Microsoft Windows are not affected by CVE-2021-44186.

  • How can I fix CVE-2021-44186?

    To fix CVE-2021-44186, update your Adobe Bridge to a version that is not affected by the vulnerability.


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