Advisory Published

CVE-2023-47070: ZDI-CAN-21708: Adobe After Effects MP4 File Parsing Out-Of-Bounds Write Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

First published: Fri Nov 17 2023(Updated: )

Adobe After Effects version 24.0.2 (and earlier) and 23.6 (and earlier) are affected by an out-of-bounds write 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 After Effects>=23.0<=23.6
Adobe After Effects>=24.0<24.0.2
Apple macOS
Microsoft Windows

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the vulnerability ID of this issue?

    The vulnerability ID is CVE-2023-47070.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2023-47070?

    The severity of CVE-2023-47070 is high with a CVSS score of 7.8.

  • Which software versions are affected by this vulnerability?

    Adobe After Effects versions 24.0.2 and earlier, as well as versions 23.6 and earlier, are affected by this vulnerability.

  • How can this vulnerability be exploited?

    Exploitation of this vulnerability requires user interaction, where a victim must open a malicious file in Adobe After Effects.

  • Is Microsoft Windows or Apple macOS affected by this vulnerability?

    No, Microsoft Windows and Apple macOS are not affected by this vulnerability.


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