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[DSA1246] DSA-1246-1 openoffice.org

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-1246-1 openoffice.org

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

John Heasman from Next Generation Security Software discovered a heap
overflow in the handling of Windows Metafiles in OpenOffice.org, the
free office suite, which could lead to a denial of service and
potentially execution of arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.1.3-9sarge4.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.0.4-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your openofffice.org package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1246
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2007 Michel Arboi

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