Sun OpenOffice.org RTF Parser prtdata Tag Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has a program that is affected by a buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Sun Microsystems
OpenOffice.org that is affected by a heap-based buffer overflow in its
RTF document parser that is triggered when parsing 'prtdata' tags. If
a remote attacker can trick a user into opening a specially crafted
RTF document, he can execute arbitrary code on the remote host subject
to the user's privileges.

See also :

http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2007/Jun/169
http://www.openoffice.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=77214
http://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2007-0245.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Sun Microsystems OpenOffice.org version 2.2.1 or later.

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: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 25552 ()

Bugtraq ID: 24450

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0245

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