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Advisory Published

CVE-2023-47051: ZDI-CAN-21683: Adobe Audition MP4 File Parsing Heap-based Buffer Overflow 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 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.

Credit: psirt@adobe.com

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2023-47051?

    CVE-2023-47051 is a Heap-based Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Adobe Audition that could lead to arbitrary code execution.

  • Which versions of Adobe Audition are affected by CVE-2023-47051?

    Adobe Audition version 24.0 (and earlier) and 23.6.1 (and earlier) are affected by CVE-2023-47051.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2023-47051?

    The severity of CVE-2023-47051 is high with a CVSS score of 7.8.

  • How can CVE-2023-47051 be exploited?

    Exploitation of CVE-2023-47051 requires user interaction, where a victim must open a malicious MP4 file.

  • Is Apple macOS or Microsoft Windows affected by CVE-2023-47051?

    No, neither Apple macOS nor Microsoft Windows are affected by CVE-2023-47051.


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