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CVE-2021-40716

Published: 29 September 2021

XMP Toolkit SDK versions 2021.07 (and earlier) are affected by an out-of-bounds read vulnerability that could lead to disclosure of sensitive memory. An attacker could leverage this vulnerability to bypass mitigations such as ASLR. Exploitation of this issue requires user interaction in that a victim must open a malicious file.

Notes

AuthorNote
mdeslaur
fixed in adobe's 2021.08 code drop

Priority

Medium

Cvss 3 Severity Score

5.5

Score breakdown

Status

Package Release Status
exempi
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic
Released (2.4.5-2ubuntu0.1)
focal
Released (2.5.1-1ubuntu0.1)
impish
Released (2.5.2-1ubuntu0.21.10.1)
jammy
Released (2.5.2-1ubuntu0.22.04.1)
upstream
Released (2.6.0-1)
kinetic Not vulnerable
(2.6.1-2)
lunar Not vulnerable
(2.6.1-2)
Patches:
upstream: https://cgit.freedesktop.org/exempi/commit/?h=2.6.0&id=77a3fe7096f8ebf301e2bfe1e6dc023b4ff6dc48

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 5.5
Attack vector Local
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required None
User interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity impact None
Availability impact None
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N