Ubuntu 5.10 / 6.06 LTS : openoffice.org/-amd64, openoffice.org2/-amd64 vulnerability (USN-406-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2015 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

An integer overflow was discovered in OpenOffice.org's handling of WMF
files. If a user were tricked into opening a specially crafted WMF
file, an attacker could execute arbitrary code with user privileges.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27994 ()

Bugtraq ID: 21861

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5870