For the August edition of Patch Tuesday, Adobe Systems today supplied fixes for 26 vulnerabilities — 11 critical — in Acrobat and Reader and one in its image organization and manipulation software Lightroom Classic.
Nine of the 11 critical flaws can result in arbitrary code execution. Two are caused by out-of-bounds write conditions (CVE-2020-9693, CVE-2020-9694), five are identified as five errors (CVE-2020-9698, CVE-2020-9699, CVE-2020-9700, CVE-2020-9701, CVE-2020-9704), and two are use-after-free bugs (CVE-2020-9715, CVE-2020-9722). The final two critical vulnerabilities are a pair of security feature bypass flaws (CVE-2020-9696, CVE-2020-9712).
Please register to continue.
Already registered? Log in.
Once you register, you'll receive:
The context and insight you need to stay abreast of the most important developments in cybersecurity. CISO and practitioner perspectives; strategy and tactics; solutions and innovation; policy and regulation.
Unlimited access to nearly 20 years of SC Media industry analysis and news-you-can-use.
SC Media’s essential morning briefing for cybersecurity professionals.
One-click access to our extensive program of virtual events, with convenient calendar reminders and ability to earn CISSP credits.