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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
These remote packages are missing security patches :
Chris Evans discovered several buffer overflows in the RTF import
module of AbiWord. By tricking a user into opening an RTF file with
specially crafted long identifiers, a possible hacker could exploit this to
execute arbitrary code with the rights of the AbiWord user.
Upgrade to :
- abiword-2.2.2-1ubuntu2.2 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- abiword-common-2.2.2-1ubuntu2.2 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- abiword-doc-2.2.2-1ubuntu2.2 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- abiword-gnome-2.2.2-1ubuntu2.2 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- abiword-help-2.2.2-1ubuntu2.2 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- abiword-tests-2.2.2-1ubuntu2.2 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- abiword-tests-gnome-2.2.2-1ubuntu2.2 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- xfonts-abi-2.2.2-1ubuntu2.2 (Ubuntu 5.04)
Network Security Threat Level: High
Networks Security ID:
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2005 Michel Arboi
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