openSUSE 10 Security Update : wv (wv-2279)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Two integer overflows were found in the Microsoft Word converter
library 'wv', which could potentially be used to crash programs using
this library or to even execute code.

- A LVL Count Integer Overflow Vulnerability was fixed.

- A LFO Count Integer Overflow Vulnerability was fixed.

Both problems have been assigned the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2006-4513.

Solution :

Update the affected wv package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27479 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4513

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