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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.58947
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2007:0848
Summary:NOSUMMARY
Description:Description:

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2007:0848.

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 TIFF parser. An attacker could
create a carefully crafted document containing a malicious TIFF file that
could cause OpenOffice.org to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code if
opened by a victim. (CVE-2007-2834)

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-2007-0848.html
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important

Risk factor : Critical

CVSS Score:
9.3

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-2834
BugTraq ID: 25690
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25690
Bugtraq: 20070919 FLEA-2007-0056-1 openoffice.org (Google Search)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/479965/100/0/threaded
Debian Security Information: DSA-1375 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1375
http://fedoranews.org/updates/FEDORA-2007-237.shtml
http://fedoranews.org/updates/FEDORA-2007-700.shtml
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200710-24.xml
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=593
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:186
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9967
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0848.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018702
http://secunia.com/advisories/26816
http://secunia.com/advisories/26817
http://secunia.com/advisories/26839
http://secunia.com/advisories/26844
http://secunia.com/advisories/26855
http://secunia.com/advisories/26861
http://secunia.com/advisories/26891
http://secunia.com/advisories/26903
http://secunia.com/advisories/26912
http://secunia.com/advisories/27077
http://secunia.com/advisories/27087
http://secunia.com/advisories/27370
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102994-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-200190-1
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2007:052 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-09/msg00002.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-524-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3184
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3262
XForce ISS Database: openoffice-tiff-bo(36656)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/36656
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