Security updates available for Adobe Animate | APSB20-61
Bulletin ID Date Published Priority
ASPB20-61
October 20, 2020     
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Summary

Adobe has released updates for Adobe Animate for Windows and macOS. This update resolves multiple critical vulnerabilities. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution in the context of the current user. 

Affected Versions

Product Version Platform
Animate 20.5 and earlier versions       Windows

Solution

Adobe categorizes this update with the following  priority rating and recommends users update their installation to the newest version via the Creative Cloud desktop app's update mechanism.  For more information, please reference this help page.

Product Version Platform Priority Availability
Animate        21.0 Windows and macOS 3 Download Center     

For managed environments, IT administrators can use the Admin Console to deploy Creative Cloud applications to end users. Refer to this help page for more information.  

Vulnerability details

Vulnerability Category Vulnerability Impact Severity CVE Numbers
Double-free
Arbitrary code execution
Critical
CVE-2020-9747
Stack-based buffer overflow
Arbitrary code execution
Critical
CVE-2020-9748
Out-of-bounds read
Arbitrary code execution
Critical

CVE-2020-9749

CVE-2020-9750

Acknowledgments

Adobe would like to thank Kexu Wang of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs for reporting these issues and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers.