Adobe Acrobat Pro DC XFA Template Out-Of-Bounds Read Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ID ZDI-19-510
Type zdi
Reporter hungtt28 of Viettel Cyber Security
Modified 2019-05-15T00:00:00


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Adobe Acrobat Pro DC. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file. The specific flaw exists within the handling of XFA Template objects. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of user-supplied data, which can result in a read past the end of an allocated buffer. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of the current process.