Advisory Published

CVE-2023-47049: ZDI-CAN-21690: Adobe Audition MP4 File Parsing Out-Of-Bounds Read 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 out-of-bounds read vulnerability when parsing a crafted file, which could result in a read past the end of an allocated memory structure. An attacker could leverage this vulnerability to execute code 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 the vulnerability ID of this Adobe Audition vulnerability?

    The vulnerability ID of this Adobe Audition vulnerability is CVE-2023-47049.

  • What is the severity rating of CVE-2023-47049?

    The severity rating of CVE-2023-47049 is 7.8 (high).

  • Which versions of Adobe Audition are affected by CVE-2023-47049?

    Adobe Audition version 24.0 (and earlier) and 23.6.1 (and earlier) are affected by CVE-2023-47049.

  • What can an attacker potentially achieve with CVE-2023-47049?

    An attacker could leverage CVE-2023-47049 to execute code in the context.

  • Where can I find more information about CVE-2023-47049?

    You can find more information about CVE-2023-47049 at this reference: https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/audition/apsb23-64.html.


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