Advisory Published


First published: Wed Feb 16 2022(Updated: )

Adobe Illustrator versions 25.4.3 (and earlier) and 26.0.2 (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 file.


Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Adobe Illustrator<=25.4.3
Adobe Illustrator>=26.0.0<=26.0.2
Apple macOS
Microsoft Windows

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2022-23194?

    CVE-2022-23194 is an out-of-bounds read vulnerability in Adobe Illustrator versions 25.4.3 and 26.0.2 that could lead to disclosure of sensitive memory.

  • How does CVE-2022-23194 affect Adobe Illustrator?

    CVE-2022-23194 affects Adobe Illustrator versions 25.4.3 and 26.0.2, allowing an attacker to bypass mitigations such as ASLR and potentially disclose sensitive memory.

  • Is Apple macOS affected by CVE-2022-23194?

    No, Apple macOS is not vulnerable to CVE-2022-23194.

  • Is Microsoft Windows affected by CVE-2022-23194?

    No, Microsoft Windows is not vulnerable to CVE-2022-23194.

  • How can I fix CVE-2022-23194 in Adobe Illustrator?

    To fix CVE-2022-23194, it is recommended to update Adobe Illustrator to versions 25.4.4 or 26.0.3, which contain the necessary security patches.


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