Security updates available for Creative Cloud Desktop Application | APSB18-32
Adobe has released a security update for the Creative Cloud Desktop Application for Windows and macOS. This update resolves an important vulnerability (CVE-2018-12829) that could lead to privilege escalation.
|Creative Cloud Desktop Application||
4.6.0 and earlier versions
|Windows & macOS
To check the version of the Adobe Creative Cloud desktop app:
- Launch the Creative Cloud desktop app and sign in with your Adobe ID
- Click the gear icon and choose Preferences > General
Adobe categorizes this update with the following priority rating and recommends users update their installation to the newest version:
|Product||Updated version||Platform||Priority rating||Availability|
|Creative Cloud Desktop Application||4.6.1||Windows & macOS
The latest Creative Cloud Desktop App installer can be downloaded from the Download Center. For more information, please reference this help Page.
|Vulnerability Category||Vulnerability Impact||Severity||CVE Numbers|
|Improper Certificate Validation||Privilege Escalation||Important||CVE-2018-12829