SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenOffice_org (ZYPP Patch Number 2407)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Following security problem was fixed in OpenOffice_org :

- Bufferoverflows in WMF and Enhanced WMF handling in
OpenOffice_org could be used to potentially execute code
or crash OpenOffice_org. It is necessary that the user
can be tricked to open a prepared document.
(CVE-2006-5870)

This update also adds code to later hook in the OfficeXML converter
(odf-converter.sf.net).

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-5870.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 2407.

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: 29364 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5870

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