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Memory Corruption Vulnerability in Autodesk® Moldflow® products

Autodesk ID: ADSK-SA-2022-0019
Product, Service, Component: Autodesk® Moldflow® Synergy, Moldflow® Adviser, Moldflow® Communicator, Advanced Material Exchange
Impact: Memory Corruption
Severity: High
Original Publish: 9/14/2022
Last Revised: 9/14/2022

Severity

CVSS 3.0 Score

Impact

Low

0.1 - 3.9

A vulnerability where scope and impact of exploitation is restricted and the ability to exploit is extremely difficult.

Medium

4.0 - 6.9

A vulnerability where exploitation is mitigated by factors such as difficulty to exploit, default configuration or ease of identification.

High

7.0 - 8.9

A vulnerability, which if exploited, would directly impact the confidentiality, integrity or availability of user’s data or processing resources.

Critical

9.0 - 10

A vulnerability, which if exploited, would allow remote execution of malicious code without user action.

Summary

Autodesk® Moldflow® products has been affected by Memory Corruption Vulnerability detailed below. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may lead to code execution and/or denial-of-service to the software and user devices.

Description

The details of the vulnerabilities are as follows:

1) CVE-2022-33883 : A malicious crafted file consumed through Moldflow Synergy, Moldflow Adviser, Moldflow Communicator, and Advanced Material Exchange applications could lead to memory corruption vulnerability. This vulnerability in conjunction with other vulnerabilities could lead to code execution in the context of the current process.

Affected Products

Item

Impacted Versions

Mitigated Versions**

Update Source

Autodesk® Moldflow®

2021, 2019

2023

Moldflow Communicator 2023 httpshttps://www.autodesk.com/products/moldflow/communicator-viewer

Moldflow Adviser Trial https://www.autodesk.com/products/moldflow/free-trial.

*Note: Product list table contents subject to change.

Recommendations

Autodesk highly recommends that customers of the affected products obtain version 2023 by downloading it from https://www.autodesk.com/products/moldflow/communicator-viewer. Customers who have an older version installed will need to uninstall old versions and install version 2023. Also, existing customers with active subscriptions can download Moldflow Synergy, Moldflow Adviser, Advanced Material Exchange and Moldflow Communicator with the product form: https://manage.autodesk.com/home/.

Acknowledgements

We would like to thank the following researchers for reporting the relevant issues and for working with Autodesk to help protect our customers:

  • Kushal Arvind Shah of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs for reporting CVE-2022-33883.

Related Information

More information on related security advisories can be found on the Autodesk Trust Center.

Revision History

Revision

Date

Description

1.0

09/14/2022

Initial Release of the Security Advisory

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