Autodesk Design Review TIF File Parsing Uninitialized Variable Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

2021-06-22T00:00:00
ID ZDI-21-728
Type zdi
Reporter Mat Powell of Trend Micro Zero Day Initiative
Modified 2021-06-22T00:00:00

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on affected installations of Autodesk Design Review. 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 parsing of TIF files. The issue results from the lack of proper initialization of memory prior to accessing it. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of the current process.