LibreOffice 4.x < 4.2.7 Impress Remote RCE

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host contains an application that is affected by a
use-after-free memory vulnerability.

Description :

A version of LibreOffice is installed on the remote Windows host that
is 4.x prior to 4.2.7. It is, therefore, affected by a use-after-free
vulnerability related to the Impress Remote socket manager that allows
denial of service attacks or arbitrary code execution by means of a
specially crafted TCP request that causes already freed memory to be

Note that Nessus has not attempted to exploit this issue but has
instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to LibreOffice version 4.2.7 ( or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 80079 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71351

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3693

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