Advisory Published

CVE-2023-44325: ZDI-CAN-21666: Adobe Animate FLA File Parsing Out-Of-Bounds Read Information Disclosure Vulnerability

First published: Fri Nov 17 2023(Updated: )

Adobe Animate versions 23.0.2 (and earlier) is 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 Animate<=23.0.2
Apple macOS
Microsoft Windows

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2023-44325?

    CVE-2023-44325 is an out-of-bounds read vulnerability in Adobe Animate versions 23.0.2 and earlier.

  • What can an attacker do with CVE-2023-44325?

    An attacker could leverage this vulnerability to disclose sensitive memory and bypass mitigations such as ASLR.

  • Which software versions are affected by CVE-2023-44325?

    Adobe Animate versions 23.0.2 and earlier are affected by CVE-2023-44325.

  • How severe is CVE-2023-44325?

    The severity of CVE-2023-44325 is medium, with a CVSS score of 5.5.

  • How can I fix CVE-2023-44325?

    It is recommended to update to the latest version of Adobe Animate to mitigate CVE-2023-44325.


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