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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.60745
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2008:0176
Summary:NOSUMMARY
Description:Description:

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2008:0176.

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 EMF parser. An attacker could create
a carefully crafted EMF file that could cause OpenOffice.org to crash or
possibly execute arbitrary code if the malicious EMF image was added to a
document or if a document containing the malicious EMF file was opened by a
victim. (CVE-2007-5746)

A heap overflow flaw was found in the OLE Structured Storage file parser.
(OLE Structured Storage is a format used by Microsoft Office documents.) An
attacker could create a carefully crafted OLE file that could cause
OpenOffice.org to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code if the file was
opened by a victim. (CVE-2008-0320)

All users of OpenOffice.org are advised to upgrade to these updated
packages, which contain backported fixes to correct these issues.

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-2008-0176.html
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important

Risk factor : Critical

CVSS Score:
9.3

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-5746
BugTraq ID: 28819
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28819
Debian Security Information: DSA-1547 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1547
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00448.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200805-16.xml
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=692
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:090
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:095
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10249
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0175.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0176.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019892
http://secunia.com/advisories/29844
http://secunia.com/advisories/29852
http://secunia.com/advisories/29864
http://secunia.com/advisories/29871
http://secunia.com/advisories/29910
http://secunia.com/advisories/29913
http://secunia.com/advisories/29987
http://secunia.com/advisories/30100
http://secunia.com/advisories/30179
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-231661-1
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2008:023 (Google Search)
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2008_23_openoffice.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-609-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1253/references
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1375/references
XForce ISS Database: openoffice-emf-bo(41861)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41861
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-0320
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=694
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10318
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019890
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-231642-1
XForce ISS Database: openoffice-ole-bo(41860)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41860
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