Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : jakarta-poi (MDVSA-2013:094)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66106
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionUpdated jakarta-poi packages fix security vulnerability :
It was discovered that Apache POI, a Java implementation of the Microsoft Office file formats, would allocate arbitrary amounts of memory when processing crafted documents. This could impact the stability of the Java virtual machine (CVE-2012-0213).
SolutionUpdate the affected jakarta-poi, jakarta-poi-javadoc and / or jakarta-poi-manual packages.