openSUSE 10 Security Update : koffice (koffice-2323)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27304


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a security problem in the OLE import handling for PPT files, where attackers with crafted documents could crash kpresenter and potentially execute code. (CVE-2006-6120)


Update the affected koffice package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27304

File Name: suse_koffice-2323.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:koffice, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2006/11/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6120