SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenOffice_org (ZYPP Patch Number 5740)

High Nessus Plugin ID 34844


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


This update fixes an integer overflow in the WMF handler (CVE-2008-2237) and multiple bugs in the EMF parser (CVE-2008-2238).
Additionally multiple non-security bugs were fixed.


Apply ZYPP patch number 5740.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 34844

File Name: suse_OpenOffice_org-5740.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/11/21

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: 2008/11/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2237, CVE-2008-2238

CWE: 119