Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : OpenOffice.org (MDKSA-2006:118)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

OpenOffice.org 1.1.x up to 1.1.5 and 2.0.x before 2.0.3 allows
user-complicit attackers to conduct unauthorized activities via an
OpenOffice document with a malicious BASIC macro, which is executed
without prompting the user. (CVE-2006-2198)

An unspecified vulnerability in Java Applets in OpenOffice.org 1.1.x
up to 1.1.5 and 2.0.x before 2.0.3 allows user-complicit attackers to
escape the Java sandbox and conduct unauthorized activities via
certain applets in OpenOffice documents. (CVE-2006-2199)

Heap-based buffer overflow in OpenOffice.org 1.1.x up to 1.1.5 and
2.0.x before 2.0.3 allows user-complicit attackers to execute
arbitrary code via a crafted OpenOffice XML document that is not
properly handled by (1) Calc, (2) Draw, (3) Impress, (4) Math, or (5)
Writer, aka 'File Format / Buffer Overflow Vulnerability.'
(CVE-2006-3117)

Updated packages are patched to address this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22014 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-118.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2198
CVE-2006-2199
CVE-2006-3117

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