CVE-2021-40781

Description

Adobe Media Encoder 15.4.1 (and earlier) is affected by a Null pointer dereference vulnerability when parsing a specially crafted file. An unauthenticated attacker could leverage this vulnerability to achieve an application denial-of-service in the context of the current user. Exploitation of this issue requires user interaction in that a victim must open a malicious file.

CvssV3 impact

Version

3.1

VectorString

CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

AttackVector

LOCAL

AttackComplexity

LOW

PrivilegesRequired

NONE

UserInteraction

REQUIRED

Scope

UNCHANGED

ConfidentialityImpact

NONE

IntegrityImpact

NONE

AvailabilityImpact

HIGH

BaseScore

5.5

BaseSeverity

MEDIUM

CvssV2 impact

AccessComplexity

MEDIUM

ConfidentialityImpact

NONE

AvailabilityImpact

PARTIAL

IntegrityImpact

NONE

BaseScore

4.3

VectorString

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Version

2.0

AccessVector

NETWORK

Authentication

NONE