Adobe Dimension Users Beware of Malicious Files

CVSScvssV3_1: 7.8

Adobe Dimension, a popular 3D modeling software, has a vulnerability that could allow hackers to take control of users’ computers.

The vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2023-26330, exists in versions 3.4.7 and earlier of Adobe Dimension. It is a type of buffer overflow bug that can be exploited by tricking a user into opening a specially crafted file. Once opened, the malicious file could potentially execute code of the attacker’s choice on the affected system.

This gives a hacker full control of the computer and access to files, passwords, and other sensitive information stored on it. They could then install malware, ransomware, or spyware without the user’s knowledge.

The vulnerability has been given a CVSS score of 7.8, making it a serious risk. To protect yourself, users should update to the latest version of Adobe Dimension, which contains a fix for this issue. It’s also recommended to be cautious of any files received from untrusted or unknown sources.

Staying on top of software updates is one of the best ways to defend against exploitation of known vulnerabilities like this one in Adobe Dimension. Taking basic precautions like avoiding suspicious files can help prevent attackers from gaining unauthorized access to systems and networks.