J-Security Center

Title: Adobe InDesign 'INDD' File Handling Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Severity: HIGH


Adobe InDesign is a graphics and content design application used to create posters, flyers, brochures, magazines and books.

The application is prone to a remote buffer-overflow vulnerability. The issue occurs when an affected application parses a specially crafted 'INDD' file.

Attackers can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code in the context of the user running an affected application or to cause a denial-of-service condition.

The vulnerability affects Adobe InDesign CS3; other versions may be affected as well.

Affected Products:

  • Adobe InDesign CS3


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