Scientific Linux Security Update : openoffice.org2 on SL4.5 i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

It was discovered that HSQLDB could allow the execution of arbitrary
public static Java methods. A carefully crafted odb file opened in
OpenOffice.org Base could execute arbitrary commands with the
permissions of the user running OpenOffice.org. (CVE-2007-4575)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?06497141

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60323 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-4575