Adobe Acrobat Pro DC XFA Form Use-After-Free Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ID ZDI-19-890
Type zdi
Reporter peternguyen (meepwn ctf)
Modified 2019-10-15T00:00:00


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on affected 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 form objects. The issue results from the lack of validating the existence of an object prior to performing operations on the object. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of the current process.