[SECURITY] [DSA 2520-1] openoffice.org security update

2012-08-02T19:31:34
ID DEBIAN:DSA-2520-1:2FC1B
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2012-08-02T19:31:34

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2520-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Yves-Alexis Perez August 01, 2012 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : openoffice.org Vulnerability : Multiple heap-based buffer overflows Problem type : local Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2012-2665 Debian Bug :

Timo Warns from PRE-CERT discovered multiple heap-based buffer overflows in OpenOffice.org, an office productivity suite. The issues lies in the XML manifest encryption tag parsing code. Using specially crafted files, an attacker can cause application crash and could cause arbitrary code execution.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 3.2.1-11+squeeze7.

openoffice.org package has been replaced by libreoffice in testing (wheezy) and unstable (sid) distributions.

For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1:3.5.4-7.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1:3.5.4-7.

We recommend that you upgrade your openoffice.org packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

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