First published: Thu Nov 16 2023(Updated: )
Adobe Media Encoder version 24.0.2 (and earlier) and 23.6 (and earlier) are affected by a Heap-based Buffer Overflow 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.
|Affected Software||Affected Version||How to fix|
|Adobe Media Encoder||<=23.6.0|
|Adobe Media Encoder||>=24.0.0<=24.0.2|
The vulnerability ID for this Adobe Media Encoder vulnerability is CVE-2023-47042.
The severity of CVE-2023-47042 is high with a CVSS score of 7.8.
Adobe Media Encoder version 24.0.2 and earlier, as well as version 23.6 and earlier, are affected by CVE-2023-47042.
CVE-2023-47042 can result in arbitrary code execution in the context of the current user.
Exploitation of CVE-2023-47042 requires user interaction, where a victim must open a malicious MP4 file.
No, Apple macOS and Microsoft Windows are not vulnerable to CVE-2023-47042.
You can find more information about CVE-2023-47042 in the Adobe Security Bulletin APSB23-63.
The Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) IDs for CVE-2023-47042 are CWE-119, CWE-122, and CWE-787.