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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Kingsoft Office Vendors:   Kingsoft Corp.
Kingsoft Writer Buffer Overflow Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1028920
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2013-3934   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Aug 15 2013
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): Kingsoft Office 2012 version; Kingsoft Writer 2012 version
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Kingsoft Writer. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create a WPS file containing a specially crafted font name that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a stack overflow and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

The original advisory is available at:

Kaveh Ghaemmaghami reported this vulnerability via Secunia.

Impact:   A remote user can create a file that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (Kingsoft Office 2013 version
Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error
Underlying OS:   Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

 Source Message Contents

Date:  Thu, 15 Aug 2013 20:32:22 +0000
Subject:  Kingsoft Writer / Kingsoft Office

> Kaveh Ghaemmaghami via Secunia



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