Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : jakarta-poi (MDVSA-2013:094)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated jakarta-poi packages fix security vulnerability :

It was discovered that Apache POI, a Java implementation of the
Microsoft Office file formats, would allocate arbitrary amounts of
memory when processing crafted documents. This could impact the
stability of the Java virtual machine (CVE-2012-0213).

Solution :

Update the affected jakarta-poi, jakarta-poi-javadoc and / or
jakarta-poi-manual packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66106 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53487

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0213

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