Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : koffice (MDKSA-2006:222)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

An integer overflow was discovered in KOffice's filtering code. By
tricking a user into opening a specially crafted PPT file, attackers
could crash KOffice or possibly execute arbitrary code with the user's
privileges.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24606 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-222.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 21354

CVE ID: CVE-2006-6120

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