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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200704-07
(libwpd: Multiple vulnerabilities)
libwpd contains heap-based overflows in two functions that convert
WordPerfect document tables. In addition, it contains an integer
overflow in a text-conversion function.
An attacker could entice a user to convert a specially crafted
WordPerfect file, resulting in a crash or possibly the execution of
arbitrary code with the rights of the user running libwpd.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All libwpd users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/libwpd-0.8.9'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 25020 (gentoo_GLSA-200704-07.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 23006
CVE ID: CVE-2007-0002CVE-2007-1466
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