Adobe has released out-of-band security updates to address a critical vulnerability impacting ColdFusion versions 2021, 2016, and 2018.
Today’s emergency updates patch an arbitrary code execution security flaw caused by an Improper Input Validation software vulnerability.
Adobe released ColdFusion 2016 Update 17, ColdFusion 2018 Update 11, and ColdFusion 2021 Update 1 to patch the vulnerability and said that all previous versions before these patches are vulnerable to attacks.
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In the security bulletin published today, Adobe tagged the vulnerability tracked as CVE-2021-21087 with “priority rating 2,” assigned to flaws with no known exploits affecting products that have historically been at elevated risk.