CVE-2016-4106

Published on: 05/11/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:26:57 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Acrobat from Adobe contain the following vulnerability:

Untrusted search path vulnerability in Adobe Reader and Acrobat before 11.0.16, Acrobat and Acrobat Reader DC Classic before 15.006.30172, and Acrobat and Acrobat Reader DC Continuous before 15.016.20039 on Windows and OS X allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse resource in an unspecified directory, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-1087 and CVE-2016-1090.

  • CVE-2016-4106 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 7.8 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW LOW NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 7.2 - HIGH

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Adobe Security Bulletin Patch
Vendor Advisory
helpx.adobe.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM helpx.adobe.com/security/products/acrobat/apsb16-14.html
Adobe Reader and Acrobat APSB16-14 Multiple Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 90513
Adobe Acrobat/Reader Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code Bypass Security Restrictions, and Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information - SecurityTracker Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
www.securitytracker.com
text/html
URL Logo SECTRACK 1035828

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationAdobeAcrobatAllAllAllAll
ApplicationAdobeAcrobat DcAllAllAllAll
ApplicationAdobeAcrobat DcAllAllAllAll
ApplicationAdobeAcrobat Reader DcAllAllAllAll
ApplicationAdobeAcrobat Reader DcAllAllAllAll
ApplicationAdobeReaderAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
AppleMac Os XAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
AppleMac Os XAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindowsAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindowsAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_dc:*:*:*:*:classic:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_dc:*:*:*:*:continuous:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader_dc:*:*:*:*:classic:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader_dc:*:*:*:*:continuous:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:adobe:reader:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: