dragonltx has discovered a vulnerability in Corel PaintShop Pro X5 and X6, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The application loads libraries (e.g. dwmapi.dll) in an insecure manner. This can be exploited to load arbitrary libraries by tricking a user into opening an e.g. ".jpg" file located on a remote WebDAV or SMB share.
The vulnerability is confirmed in versions 22.214.171.124 and 126.96.36.199. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: No official solution is currently available. Please contact the vendor to request an update.
Provided and/or discovered by: dragonltx via Secunia
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