Advisory Published

CVE-2023-47047: ZDI-CAN-21685: Adobe Audition MP4 File Parsing Uninitialized Variable Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

First published: Thu Nov 16 2023(Updated: )

Adobe Audition version 24.0 (and earlier) and 23.6.1 (and earlier) are affected by an Access of Uninitialized Pointer 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

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Adobe Audition<=23.6.1
Adobe Audition=24.0
Apple macOS
Microsoft Windows

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2023-47047?

    CVE-2023-47047 is a vulnerability in Adobe Audition that allows arbitrary code execution in the context of the current user.

  • Which versions of Adobe Audition are affected by CVE-2023-47047?

    Adobe Audition versions 24.0 and earlier, as well as 23.6.1 and earlier, are affected by CVE-2023-47047.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2023-47047?

    CVE-2023-47047 has a severity rating of 7.8 (high).

  • How can CVE-2023-47047 be exploited?

    Exploitation of CVE-2023-47047 requires user interaction, where a victim must open a malicious MP4 file.

  • Is Apple macOS or Microsoft Windows vulnerable to CVE-2023-47047?

    No, Apple macOS and Microsoft Windows are not vulnerable to CVE-2023-47047.

  • Where can I find more information about CVE-2023-47047?

    You can find more information about CVE-2023-47047 in the Adobe Audition security bulletin APSB23-64.


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