Adobe Security Bulletin
Security Updates Available for Adobe Technical Communications Suite | APSB18-38
Bulletin ID Date Published Priority
APSB18-38 October 09, 2018 3


Adobe has released a security update for the Adobe Technical Communications Suite.  This update resolves an insecure library loading vulnerability in the installer that could lead to privilege escalation.

Affected Versions

Product Version Platform
Adobe Technical Communications Suite and below Windows


Adobe categorizes these updates with the following priority ratings and recommends users update their installation to the newest version:

Product Version Platform Priority Availability
Adobe Technical Communications Suite 2019 Release
Windows 3 Download Page

Vulnerability details

Vulnerability Category Vulnerability Impact Severity CVE Numbers
Insecure Library Loading (DLL hijacking) Privilege Escalation Important CVE-2018-15976


Adobe would like to thank Kushal Arvind Shah of Fortinet’s Fortiguard Labs for reporting these issues and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers.