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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.58915
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2007:0406
Summary:NOSUMMARY
Description:Description:

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2007:0406.

OpenOffice.org is an office productivity suite that includes desktop
applications such as a word processor, spreadsheet, presentation manager,
formula editor, and drawing program.

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)

All users of OpenOffice.org are advised to upgrade to these updated
packages, which contain a backported fix to correct this issue.

Solution:
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0406.html
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important

Risk factor : Critical

CVSS Score:
9.3

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-0245
BugTraq ID: 24450
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24450
Bugtraq: 20070613 High risk vulnerability in OpenOffice RTF parser (Google Search)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/471274/100/0/threaded
Debian Security Information: DSA-1307 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1307
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200707-02.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:144
http://osvdb.org/35378
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10002
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0406.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018239
http://secunia.com/advisories/25648
http://secunia.com/advisories/25650
http://secunia.com/advisories/25673
http://secunia.com/advisories/25705
http://secunia.com/advisories/25862
http://secunia.com/advisories/25894
http://secunia.com/advisories/25905
http://secunia.com/advisories/26010
http://secunia.com/advisories/26022
http://secunia.com/advisories/26476
SGI Security Advisory: 20070602-01-P
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20070602-01-P.asc
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102917-1
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2007:037 (Google Search)
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_37_openoffice.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-482-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2166
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2229
XForce ISS Database: openoffice-rtf-bo(34843)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34843
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