Advisory Published

CVE-2022-30644: Use After Free

First published: Thu Sep 07 2023(Updated: )

Adobe Illustrator versions 26.0.2 (and earlier) and 25.4.5 (and earlier) are affected by a Use-After-Free vulnerability that could result in arbitrary code execution in the context of the current user. Exploitation of this issue requires user interaction in that a victim must open a malicious file.

Credit: psirt@adobe.com psirt@adobe.com

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Adobe Illustrator<=25.4.5
Adobe Illustrator>=26.0<=26.0.2
Apple macOS
Microsoft Windows

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the vulnerability ID?

    The vulnerability ID is CVE-2022-30644.

  • Which versions of Adobe Illustrator are affected?

    Adobe Illustrator versions 26.0.2 and earlier, as well as 25.4.5 and earlier, are affected.

  • What is the impact of this vulnerability?

    This vulnerability could result in arbitrary code execution in the context of the current user.

  • How can this vulnerability be exploited?

    Exploitation of this vulnerability requires user interaction, where a victim must open a malicious file.

  • Are Apple macOS and Microsoft Windows vulnerable?

    No, Apple macOS and Microsoft Windows are not vulnerable to this specific vulnerability.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2022-30644?

    The severity of CVE-2022-30644 is high, with a CVSS score of 7.8.

  • How can I fix this vulnerability?

    To fix this vulnerability, update Adobe Illustrator to a version that is not affected.

  • Where can I find more information about this vulnerability?

    You can find more information about this vulnerability on the Adobe security bulletin page: https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/illustrator/apsb22-26.html


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