Scientific Linux Security Update : openoffice.org on SL4.x, i386/x86_64

high Nessus Plugin ID 60206
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

A heap overflow flaw was found in the RTF import filer. An attacker could create a carefully crafted RTF file that could cause OpenOffice.org to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code if the file was opened by a victim. (CVE-2007-0245)

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?e9ebb28f

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 60206

File Name: sl_20070613_openoffice_org_on_SL4_x.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/1/2012

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 6/13/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-0245

CWE: 119