A vulnerability has been reported in K2Editor, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to the application loading loading an executable file in an insecure manner and can be exploited by tricking a user into e.g. opening certain text files located on a remote WebDAV or SMB share.
Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.
The vulnerability is reported in version R.1.5.8. Prior versions may also be affected.
Solution: Update to version R.1.5.9.
Provided and/or discovered by: JVN credits Mr. Makoto.
Original Advisory: K2Editor:
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