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CVE-2018-3978 Detail

Description

An exploitable out-of-bounds write vulnerability exists in the Word Document parser of the Atlantis Word Processor 3.0.2.3, 3.0.2.5. A specially crafted document can cause Atlantis to write a value outside the bounds of a heap allocation, resulting in a buffer overflow. An attacker must convince a victim to open a document in order to trigger this vulnerability.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/01/2018

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https://talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2018-0646

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-3978
NVD Published Date:
10/01/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/01/2018