Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : libwpd (MDKSA-2007:063)
High Nessus Plugin ID 24842
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptioniDefense reported several overflow bugs in libwpd. An attacker could create a carefully crafted Word Perfect file that could cause an application linked with libwpd, such as OpenOffice, to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code if the file was opened by a victim.
Updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.