Sun OpenOffice.org < 2.3.1 Database HSQLDB Database Document Handling Arbitrary Java Code Execution

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


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has a program that allows execution of
arbitrary code.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Sun Microsystems
OpenOffice.org that contains an arbitrary code execution vulnerability
in its HSQLDB database engine. If a remote attacker can trick a user
into opening a specially crafted database, this issue can be leveraged
to execute arbitrary static Java code on the remote host subject to
the user's privileges.

See also :

http://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2007-4575.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Sun Microsystems OpenOffice.org version 2.3.1 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 : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 29218 ()

Bugtraq ID: 26703

CVE ID: CVE-2007-4575

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