SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenOffice_org (ZYPP Patch Number 7148)

High Nessus Plugin ID 51687


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


Specially crafted ppt files could cause a heap-based buffer overflow in OpenOffice_org Impress. Attackers could exploit that to crash OpenOffice_org or potentially even execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2010-2935 / CVE-2010-2936)

This update also fixes numerous non-security bugs. Please refer to the package changelog for details.


Apply ZYPP patch number 7148.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 51687

File Name: suse_OpenOffice_org-7148.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/01/27

Modified: 2012/06/14

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: 2010/09/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2935, CVE-2010-2936