FreeBSD : Calligra, KOffice -- input validation failure (aa4d3d73-ef17-11e1-b593-00269ef07d24)

High Nessus Plugin ID 61677


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


KDE Security Advisory reports :

A flaw has been found which can allow malicious code to take advantage of an input validation failure in the Microsoft import filter in Calligra and KOffice. Exploitation can allow the attacker to gain control of the running process and execute code on its behalf.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 61677

File Name: freebsd_pkg_aa4d3d73ef1711e1b59300269ef07d24.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2012/08/27

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:calligra, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:koffice, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:koffice-kde4, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2012/08/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/08/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3455, CVE-2012-3456