openSUSE 10 Security Update : OpenOffice_org (OpenOffice_org-2652)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Following security problems were fixed in OpenOffice_org :

CVE-2007-0002: Various problems were fixed in the Wordperfect
converter library libwpd in OpenOffice_org which could be used by
remote attackers to potentially execute code or crash OpenOffice_org.

CVE-2007-0238: A stack overflow in the StarCalc parser could be used
by remote attackers to potentially execute code by supplying a crafted
document.

CVE-2007-0239: A shell quoting problem when opening URLs was fixed
which could be used by remote attackers to execute code by supplying a
crafted document and making the user click on an embedded link.

Also support for the upcoming ODF - OfficeXML converter was added.

Solution :

Update the affected OpenOffice_org packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27136 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0002
CVE-2007-0238
CVE-2007-0239

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