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Vulnerabilities in Autodesk Image Processing component used by Autodesk products II

Autodesk ID: ADSK-SA-2022-0025
Product, Service, Component: Autodesk Image Processing
Impact: Out-of-bound Read, Heap based Overflow, Out-of-bound Write, Memory corruption, Use-after-free
Severity: High
Original Publish: 12/14/2022
Last Revised: 12/14/2022

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

Applications and services that utilize Image Processing component used by Autodesk products may be impacted by Out-of-bound Read, Heap-based Overflow, Out-of-bound Write, Memory corruption, and Use-after-free vulnerabilities.

Description

The details of the vulnerabilities are as follows:

  1. CVE-2022-33889: A maliciously crafted GIF or JPEG files when parsed through Autodesk Design Review, AutoCAD 2023, 2022, 2021, and 2020 could be used to write beyond the allocated heap buffer. This vulnerability could lead to arbitrary code execution.
  2. CVE-2022-33890: A maliciously crafted PCT or DWF file when consumed through DesignReview.exe application could lead to memory corruption vulnerability by read access violation. This vulnerability in conjunction with other vulnerabilities could lead to code execution in the context of the current process.
  3. CVE-2022-41306: A maliciously crafted PCT file when consumed through DesignReview.exe application could lead to memory corruption vulnerability by write access violation. This vulnerability in conjunction with other vulnerabilities could lead to code execution in the context of the current process.
  4. CVE-2022-42940: A malicious crafted TGA file when consumed through DesignReview.exe application 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

AutoCAD®

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

AutoCAD® Architecture

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6 **

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

AutoCAD® Map3D

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6 **

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

AutoCAD® Electrical

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6**

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

AutoCAD® Plant 3D

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6 **

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

Autodesk® Civil 3D

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6**

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

AutoCAD® Architecture

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6**

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

AutoCAD® Electrical

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6**

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

AutoCAD® Mechanical

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6**

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

AutoCAD® MEP

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6**

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

Autodesk® Advance Steel

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6**

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

AutoCAD® LT

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

AutoCAD® Mac

2023, 2022, 2021

2023.2, 2022.3 2021.3

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

AutoCAD® LT for Mac

2023, 2022, 2021

2023.2, 2022.3 2021.3

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

Autodesk® Design Review

2018

2018 Hotfix 7

Autodesk Knowledge Network

Revit

2023

2023.1

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

Inventor

2023, 2022

2023.2, 2022.4

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

Infrastructure Parts Editor

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.0.1, 2022.0.3, 2021.0.3, 2020.0.4

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

SSA (Storm and Sanitary Analysis)

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.0.2, 2022.0.3, 2021.3.3, 2020.3.3

Autodesk Desktop App, or Accounts Portal

DWGTM TrueView

2023, 2022, 2021, 2020

2023.1.1, 2022.1.3, 2021.1.3, 2020.1.6

Autodesk Free Viewer
Previous versions: AKN

*Note: Product list table contents subject to change

** Note: Users of Autodesk Advance Steel, Autodesk Civil 3D, and the specialized toolsets of AutoCAD need to install either the AutoCAD product update(s) listed above or a more recent product version. These security fixes are not included in the updates specific to individual toolsets.

Recommendations

Autodesk strongly recommends that customers using the affected products listed above obtain and apply the available hotfix via the Autodesk Desktop App or the Accounts Portal.

Customers using previous versions that no longer qualify for full support should plan to upgrade to a supported version as soon as possible to avoid downtime and potential security vulnerabilities. Visit the Autodesk forum for more information about previous version support.

Acknowledgements

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

  • James Tsz Ko Yeung for reporting CVE-2022-42945

Revision History

Revision

Date

Description

1.0

12/14/2022

Initial Release of the security advisory

Related Information

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

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