Adobe Security Bulletin
Security Updates Available for Adobe Character Animator | APSB20-25
Bulletin ID Date Published Priority
May 19, 2020     


Adobe has released an update for Adobe Character Animator for Windows and macOS. This update resolves a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability that could lead to remote code execution. 

Affected Versions

Product Version Platform
Character Animator 2020 
3.2 and earlier versions     


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 Rating Availability
Character Animator 2020      
3.3 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
Buffer overflow  
Arbitrary code execution Critical


Adobe would like to thank Mat Powell of Trend Micro Zero Day Initiative for reporting these issues and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers.