OpenOffice Denial of Service Vulnerability (Linux)

2009-01-29T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:900076
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2009 SecPod
Modified 2017-01-27T00:00:00

Description

The host has OpenOffice installed and is prone to denial of service vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: secpod_openoffice_dos_vuln_lin.nasl 5122 2017-01-27 12:16:00Z teissa $
#
# OpenOffice Denial of Service Vulnerability (Linux)
#
# Authors:
# Chandan S <schandan@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2009 SecPod, http://www.secpod.org
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

tag_impact = "Successful remote exploitation could result in arbitrary code execution on
  the affected system which leads to application crash.
  Impact Level: Application";
tag_affected = "OpenOffice 1.1.2 to 1.1.5 on Linux.";
tag_insight = "OpenOffice application could trigger memory corruption due to a maliciously
  crafted .doc, .wri, or .rtf word 97 files.";
tag_solution = "Upgrade to OpenOffice latest version,
  http://www.openoffice.org/";
tag_summary = "The host has OpenOffice installed and is prone to denial of service
  vulnerability.";


if(description)
{
  script_id(900076);
  script_version("$Revision: 5122 $");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2017-01-27 13:16:00 +0100 (Fri, 27 Jan 2017) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2009-01-29 15:16:47 +0100 (Thu, 29 Jan 2009)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"9.3");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2009-0259");
  script_bugtraq_id(33383);
  script_name("OpenOffice Denial of Service Vulnerability (Linux)");
  script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/6560");
  script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/01/21/9");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2009 SecPod");
  script_family("Denial of Service");
  script_dependencies("secpod_openoffice_detect_lin.nasl");
  script_require_keys("OpenOffice/Linux/Ver");
  script_tag(name : "impact" , value : tag_impact);
  script_tag(name : "affected" , value : tag_affected);
  script_tag(name : "insight" , value : tag_insight);
  script_tag(name : "solution" , value : tag_solution);
  script_tag(name : "summary" , value : tag_summary);
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"executable_version");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  exit(0);
}


include("version_func.inc");

openVer = get_kb_item("OpenOffice/Linux/Ver");
if(!openVer){
  exit(0);
}

if(version_in_range(version:openVer, test_version:"1.1.2",
                                     test_version2:"1.1.5")){
  security_message(0);
}