Adobe Security Bulletin

Security updates available for Adobe Connect | APSB18-18

Bulletin ID

Date Published

Priority

APSB18-18

May 8, 2018

2

Summary

An important authentication bypass vulnerability (CVE-2018-4994) exists in Adobe Connect versions 9.7.5 and earlier. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could result in sensitive information disclosure.

 

Affected product versions

Product

Version

Platform

Adobe Connect

9.7.5 and earlier

All

Solution

Adobe categorizes these updates with the following priority ratings and recommends users follow the instructions outlined below:

Product

Version

Platform

Priority

Availability

Adobe Connect

9.7.5

All

2

A mitigation is available to customers by modifying Tomcat filters to control remote access to system configuration files. Please refer to the following help page for more details. An upcoming release of version 9.8.1 will include this change in default deployments.

Vulnerability details

Vulnerability Category

Vulnerability Impact

Severity

CVE Number

Authentication Bypass

Sensitive Information disclosure

Important

CVE-2018-4994

Acknowledgments

Adobe would like to thank the following individuals and organizations for reporting the relevant issues and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers: 

  • Tanner LLC  (CVE-2018-4994)
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