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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0245

Original release date: 06/12/2007
Last revised: 10/30/2012


Heap-based buffer overflow in OpenOffice.org (OOo) 2.2.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a RTF file with a crafted prtdata tag with a length parameter inconsistency, which causes vtable entries to be overwritten.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SGI
Name: 20070602-01-P
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sw.openoffice.org/source/browse/sw/sw/source/filter/rtf/swparrtf.cxx?rev=1.67
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200707-02
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-482-1
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:037
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1307
Type: Patch Information
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0406
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070613 High risk vulnerability in OpenOffice RTF parser
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:144
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2229
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2166
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: openoffice-rtf-bo(34843)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018239
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1570
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102917
External Source: BID
Name: 24450
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10002

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10002
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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cpe:/a:openoffice:openoffice:2.2.1 and previous versions

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