Adobe Security Bulletin
Security Updates Available for Adobe Animate CC | APSB19-34
Bulletin ID Date Published Priority
APSB19-34 November 12, 2019 3


Adobe has released updates for Adobe Animate CC for windows and macOS. This update resolves an insecure library loading vulnerability that could lead to privilege escalation. 

Affected Versions

Product Version Platform
Animate CC 2019      19.2.1 and earlier versions         Windows


Adobe categorizes these updates with the following  priority ratings 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 CC 2019          20.0 Windows and macOS 3 Download Page

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
Insecure Library Loading (DLL hijacking)
Privilege Escalation Important CVE-2019-7960    


Adobe would like to thank Yongjun Liu of nsfocus security team (CVE-2019-7960) for reporting these issues and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers.