security update

ID CESA-2008:0835
Type centos
Reporter CentOS Project
Modified 2008-08-30T22:58:19


CentOS Errata and Security Advisory CESA-2008:0835 is an office productivity suite that includes desktop applications, such as a word processor, spreadsheet, presentation manager, formula editor, and a drawing program.

A numeric truncation error was found in the memory allocator. If a carefully crafted file was opened by a victim, an attacker could use this flaw to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2008-3282)

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

Merged security bulletin from advisories:

Affected packages:

Upstream details at: