SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenOffice_org (ZYPP Patch Number 2407)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29364


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


Following security problem was fixed in OpenOffice_org :

- Bufferoverflows in WMF and Enhanced WMF handling in OpenOffice_org could be used to potentially execute code or crash OpenOffice_org. It is necessary that the user can be tricked to open a prepared document.

This update also adds code to later hook in the OfficeXML converter (


Apply ZYPP patch number 2407.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29364

File Name: suse_OpenOffice_org-2407.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/12/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-5870