Cisco Talos researchers discovered multiple vulnerabilities in Atlantis Word Processor and Foxit PDF reader.
Researchers disclosed eighteen vulnerabilities in Foxit PDF reader, many of which could result in an attacker carrying out arbitrary code execution, and eight vulnerabilities in Atlantis Word Processor, many of which could result in buffer overflow attacks.
An exploitable out-of-bounds write vulnerability exists in the word document parser of Atlantis Word Processor that could allow a malicious document to write a value outside the bounds of a heap allocation, resulting in a buffer overflow. This attack would require the attacker to convince the target to open the malicious document.
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