The first major security updates from Adobe in 2021 fix seven critical bugs that could lead to code execution.
On Tuesday, the tech giant released separate security advisories describing the vulnerabilities that have now been fixed in seven products. Affected software is Photoshop, Illustrator, Animate, Bridge, InCopy, Captivate, and Campaign Classic.
The first security update was applied to Photoshop imaging software on Windows and macOS computers. As pursued by CVE-2021-21006, the critical heap-based buffer overflow error can be abused to trigger arbitrary code execution.
Adobe Illustrator on Windows PCs is the subject of the company’s second patch. Critical error CVE-2021-21007 is described as an uncontrolled search path element error that can also lead to code execution.
The third critical issue discovered in Adobe Animate on Windows computers is the same type of vulnerability that leads to the same …