The exploit code was revealed after Hacking Team data leak.
Public exploit code for this vulnerability became available as part of the Hacking Team leaks on July 5, 2015.
Advisory: SB2015070702 - Arbitrary code execution in Microsoft Windows
Vulnerable component: Windows
CVSSv3 score: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:H/RL:O/RC:C
CWE-ID: CWE-119 - Memory corruption
The vulnerability allows a local attacker to gain elevated privileges on the target system.
The weakness exists due to boundary error in the Adobe Type Manager module (ATMFD.dll). A local attacker can execute a specially crafted application, trigger memory corruption, bypass OS-level sandboxing and execute arbitrary code with SYSTEM privileges.
Successful exploitation of the vulnerability results in arbitrary code execution on the vulnerable system.Note: the vulnerability was being actively exploited.