SuSE 11 / 11.1 Security Update : OpenOffice_org (SAT Patch Numbers 3087 / 3089)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Specially crafted ppt files could cause a heap-based buffer overflow
in OpenOffice_org Impress. Attackers could exploit that to crash
OpenOffice_org or potentially even execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2010-2935 / CVE-2010-2936)

This update also fixes numerous non-security bugs. Please refer to the
package changelog for details.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=527738
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=607735
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=612902
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=615000
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=617593
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=618846
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=618864
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=620924
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=621116
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=622920
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=623352
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=623944
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=628098
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=629085
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=629546
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=631993
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=634974
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2935.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2936.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 3087 / 3089 as appropriate.

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: 50878 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2935
CVE-2010-2936

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