Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : (MDKSA-2005:082)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

AD-LAB discovered a heap overflow in the StgCompObjStream::Load()
function when processes DOC documents. If an attacker
created a malicious DOC document that contained a specially crafted
header, it could execute arbitrary code with the rights of the user

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this problem.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18236 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-082.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0941

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