Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : openoffice.org (MDKSA-2007:073)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Stack-based buffer overflow in the StarCalc parser in OpenOffice.org
(OOo) Office Suite allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute
arbitrary code via a crafted document. (CVE-2007-0238)

OpenOffice.org (OOo) Office Suite allows user-assisted remote
attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a
prepared link in a crafted document. (CVE-2007-0239)

Updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24941 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-073.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 22812
23067

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0238
CVE-2007-0239

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