Ubuntu 10.04 LTS : openoffice.org vulnerabilities (USN-1496-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

A stack-based buffer overflow was discovered in the Lotus Word Pro
import filter in OpenOffice.org. The default compiler options for
affected releases should reduce the vulnerability to a denial of
service. (CVE-2011-2685)

Huzaifa Sidhpurwala discovered that OpenOffice.org could be made to
crash if it opened a specially crafted Word document. (CVE-2011-2713)

Integer overflows were discovered in the graphics loading code of
several different image types. If a user were tricked into opening a
specially crafted file, an attacker could cause OpenOffice.org to
crash or possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the
user invoking the program. (CVE-2012-1149)

Sven Jacobi discovered an integer overflow when processing Escher
graphics records. If a user were tricked into opening a specially
crafted PowerPoint file, an attacker could cause OpenOffice.org to
crash or possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the
user invoking the program. (CVE-2012-2334).

Solution :

Update the affected openoffice.org-core package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59833 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49969
53570

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2685
CVE-2011-2713
CVE-2012-1149
CVE-2012-2334