Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop <= Privilege Escalation Vulnerability (APSB19-11)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 122254


An application installed on the remote host is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.


The version of Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop installed on the remote Windows host is equal or prior to It is, therefore, affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability as noted in the APSB19-11 advisory.

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop version or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 122254

File Name: adobe_creative_cloud_4_8_0.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2019/02/15

Updated: 2019/02/15

Dependencies: 91388

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-7093

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:creative_cloud

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Adobe Creative Cloud

Patch Publication Date: 2019/02/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/02/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-7093

IAVA: 2019-A-0052