Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openoffice.org (MDVSA-2009:006)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Heap-based overflow on functions to manipulate WMF and EMF files in
OpenOffice.org documments enables remote attackers to execute
arbitrary code on documments holding certain crafted either WMF or EMF
files (CVE-2008-2237) (CVE-2008-2238).

This update provide the fix for these security issues and further
openoffice.org-voikko package has been updated as it depends on
openoffice.org packages.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36505 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-006.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2237
CVE-2008-2238

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