Sun OpenOffice.org < 2.3 TIFF Parser Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 26064
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Synopsis

The remote Windows host has a program that is affected by multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.

Description

The remote host is running a version of Sun Microsystems OpenOffice.org that is affected by multiple integer overflows in its TIFF document parser that can be triggered when parsing tags in TIFF directory entries. If a remote attacker can trick a user into opening a specially crafted TIFF document, this issue can be leveraged to execute arbitrary code on the remote host subject to the user's privileges.

Solution

Upgrade to Sun Microsystems OpenOffice.org version 2.3 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?7cb497e7

https://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/479759/30/0/threaded

http://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2007-2834.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 26064

File Name: openoffice_230.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 9/18/2007

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: openoffice_installed.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:sun:openoffice.org

Required KB Items: SMB/OpenOffice/Build

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2834

BID: 25690

CWE: 189