FreeBSD : Calligra, KOffice -- input validation failure (aa4d3d73-ef17-11e1-b593-00269ef07d24)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

KDE Security Advisory reports :

A flaw has been found which can allow malicious code to take advantage
of an input validation failure in the Microsoft import filter in
Calligra and KOffice. Exploitation can allow the attacker to gain
control of the running process and execute code on its behalf.

See also :

http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20120810-1.txt
http://www.nessus.org/u?6faa0e52
http://www.nessus.org/u?e1ec2e3e

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61677 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3455
CVE-2012-3456

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