Adobe security updates released that cover the updates for Adobe Flash Player, Experience Manager, Connect, Adobe Acrobat, and Reader.
Adobe Flash Player
Adobe released updates for the critical Flash player that affects flash player 18.104.22.168 and it’s earlier versions. By exploiting the vulnerability an attacker can run arbitrary codes without the user’s context.
The Vulnerabilities can be tracked as CVE-2018-5008, CVE-2018-5007 and it was fixed with Adobe Flash Player version 22.214.171.124.
|Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime||126.96.36.199||Windows, macOS||2||Flash Player Download Center |
|Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome||188.8.131.52||Windows, macOS, Linux, and Chrome OS||2||Google Chrome Releases|
|Adobe Flash Player for Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11||184.108.40.206||Windows 10 and 8.1||2||Microsoft Security Advisory|
|Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime||220.127.116.11||Linux||3||Flash Player Download Center|
Adobe Experience Manager
Adobe Experience Manager suffers critical Server-Side Request Forgery (SSRF) vulnerabilities, it affects from version 6.0 to 6.4. Adobe categorizes the updates in priority and recommends user’s to install the newest version.
The Vulnerabilities can be tracked as CVE-2018-5004, CVE-2018-5006 and CVE-2018-12809.
Adobe security updates for Adobe Connect
Adobe Connect 9.7.5 and it’s earliest version suffered authentication bypass vulnerability that would result in sensitive information disclosure.
Both of the vulnerabilities fixed with the version 9.8.1, along with that this update also resolves the issues with the session tokens validation.
The Vulnerabilities can be tracked as CVE-2018-4994, CVE-2018-12804 and CVE-2018-12805.
Adobe Acrobat and Reader
Adobe fixed 104 vulnerabilities with security updates for Adobe Acrobat and Reader for Windows and macOS. It covers critical and important vulnerabilities, successful exploitation of the vulnerability may lead to arbitrary code execution without user’s context.
|Product||Track||Updated Versions||Platform||Priority Rating||Availability|
|Acrobat DC||Continuous||2018.011.20055||Windows and macOS||2||Windows|
|Acrobat Reader DC||Continuous||2018.011.20055||Windows and macOS||2||Windows|
|Acrobat 2017||Classic 2017||2017.011.30096||Windows and macOS||2||Windows|
|Acrobat Reader DC 2017||Classic 2017||2017.011.30096||Windows and macOS||2||Windows|
|Acrobat DC||Classic 2015||2015.006.30434||Windows and macOS||2||Windows|
|Acrobat Reader DC||Classic 2015||2015.006.30434||Windows and macOS||2||Windows|
Users are recommended to update their software installations to the latest versions, to update manually Help for Adobe security updates > Check for Updates.