2021-35980 | Adobe Acrobat Reader path traversal (APSB21-51)
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A vulnerability has been found in Adobe Acrobat Reader up to 2017.011.30197/2020.004.30005/2021.005.20054 (Document Reader Software) and classified as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a directory traversal vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-22. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
The weakness was presented 07/13/2021 as APSB21-51. It is possible to read the advisory at helpx.adobe.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2021-35980 since 06/30/2021. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn’t need any form of authentication. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 07/16/2021).
Upgrading to version 2017.011.30199, 2020.004.30006 or 2021.005.20058 eliminates this vulnerability.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.0
Status: Not defined
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