Adobe Security Bulletin
Security Updates Available for Adobe XD | APSB19-22
Bulletin ID Date Published Priority
APSB19-22 April 09, 2019 3


Adobe has released updates for Adobe XD for macOS. These updates resolve critical vulnerabilities in Adobe XD v16.0 and earlier versions.  Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution in the context of the current user.

Affected Versions

Product Version Platform
Adobe XD 16.0 and earlier versions macOS


Adobe recommends updating via the Creative Cloud desktop app’s update mechanism.  For more information, please reference this help page.

Product Version Platform
Adobe XD 17.0.12 macOS

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
Path traversal  Arbitrary code execution Critical CVE-2019-7105
Path traversal  Arbitrary code execution Critical CVE-2019-7106


Adobe would like to thank Zhongcheng Li(CK01) of Topsec Alpha Team for reporting these issues and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers.