GLSA-201408-19 : OpenOffice, LibreOffice: Multiple vulnerabilities

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 77467

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VPR Score: 7.4

Synopsis

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201408-19 (OpenOffice, LibreOffice: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenOffice and Libreoffice. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted file using OpenOffice, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, a Denial of Service condition, execution of arbitrary Python code, authentication bypass, or reading and writing of arbitrary files.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All OpenOffice (binary) users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/openoffice-bin-3.5.5.3' All LibreOffice users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/libreoffice-4.2.5.2' All LibreOffice (binary) users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/libreoffice-bin-4.2.5.2' We recommend that users unmerge OpenOffice:
# emerge --unmerge 'app-office/openoffice'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201408-19

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 77467

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201408-19.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Published: 2014/09/01

Updated: 2020/09/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 7.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:libreoffice, p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:libreoffice-bin, p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:openoffice, p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:openoffice-bin, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/08/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/09/05

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-4339, CVE-2009-0200, CVE-2009-0201, CVE-2009-0217, CVE-2009-2949, CVE-2009-2950, CVE-2009-3301, CVE-2009-3302, CVE-2010-0395, CVE-2010-2935, CVE-2010-2936, CVE-2010-3450, CVE-2010-3451, CVE-2010-3452, CVE-2010-3453, CVE-2010-3454, CVE-2010-3689, CVE-2010-4253, CVE-2010-4643, CVE-2011-2713, CVE-2012-0037, CVE-2012-1149, CVE-2012-2149, CVE-2012-2334, CVE-2012-2665, CVE-2014-0247

BID: 35671, 36200, 38218, 40599, 42202, 46031, 49969, 52681, 53570, 54769, 68151

GLSA: 201408-19

CWE: 94, 119, 189, 310