CVE-2016-6980

Published on: 09/26/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:12 PM UTC

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

Certain versions of Digital Editions from Adobe contain the following vulnerability:

Use-after-free vulnerability in Adobe Digital Editions before 4.5.2 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-4263.

  • CVE-2016-6980 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as - currently rated as CRITICAL severity.

CVSS3 Score: 9.8 - CRITICAL

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

CVSS2 Score: 10 - HIGH

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Adobe Digital Editions Use-After-Free and Memory Corruption Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1036793
Adobe Digital Editions CVE-2016-6980 Use After Free Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
cve.report (archive)
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URL Logo BID 93179
Adobe Security Bulletin Patch
Vendor Advisory
helpx.adobe.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM helpx.adobe.com/security/products/Digital-Editions/apsb16-28.html

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationAdobeDigital EditionsAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:adobe:digital_editions:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: