Lotus Notes File Viewer "wp6sr.dll" Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
A vulnerability has been identified in IBM Lotus Notes, which could be exploited by attackers to compromise a vulnerable system. This issue is caused by a buffer overflow error in the File Viewer for WordPerfect module when processing a specially crafted file attachment, which could be exploited by attackers to crash an affected server or execute arbitrary code.
- Denial of Service
- Remote Code Execution
System / Technologies affected
- IBM Lotus Notes versions 5.x
- IBM Lotus Notes versions 6.x
- IBM Lotus Notes versions 7.0.x
- IBM Lotus Notes versions 8.0.x
Before installation of the software, please visit the software manufacturer web-site for more details.
- Notes 7.x and 8.x
A patch is available via the IBM support.
- Notes 6.x and 5.x
Disable the file viewer.