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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2834

Original release date: 09/18/2007
Last revised: 10/11/2011


Integer overflow in the TIFF parser in OpenOffice.org (OOo) before 2.3; and Sun StarOffice 6, 7, and 8 Office Suite (StarSuite); allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a TIFF file with crafted values of unspecified length fields, which triggers allocation of an incorrect amount of memory, resulting in a heap-based buffer overflow.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3184
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1740
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018702
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0848
Type: Advisory
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9967
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-524-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=192818
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070919 FLEA-2007-0056-1 openoffice.org
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:052
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102994
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:186
External Source: XF
Name: openoffice-tiff-bo(36656)
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-2372
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 200190
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1375
Type: Patch Information
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20070917 Multiple Vendor OpenOffice TIFF File Parsing Multiple Integer Overflow Vulnerabilities
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2007-2834.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-700
External Source: BID
Name: 25690
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3262
Type: Advisory
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200710-24

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9967
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
+ OR
* cpe:/a:openoffice:openoffice:1.1.3
* cpe:/a:openoffice:openoffice:2.0.4
* cpe:/a:openoffice:openoffice:2.2.1
* cpe:/a:sun:staroffice:6.0
* cpe:/a:sun:staroffice:7.0
* cpe:/a:sun:staroffice:8.0
* cpe:/a:sun:starsuite
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::alpha
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::amd64
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::arm
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::hppa
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::ia-32
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::ia-64
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::m68k
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::mips
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::mipsel
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::ppc
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::s-390
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::sparc
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::alpha
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::amd64
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::arm
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::hppa
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::ia-32
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::ia-64
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::m68k
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::mips
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::mipsel
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::powerpc
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::s-390
* cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::sparc
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:3.0::as
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:3.0::es
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:3.0::ws
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4.0::as
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4.0::es
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4.0::ws
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5.0::client
* cpe:/o:redhat:fedora_core:6
* cpe:/o:redhat:linux:3.0::desktop
* cpe:/o:redhat:linux:4.0::desktop

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