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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-1149

Original release date: 06/21/2012
Last revised: 11/20/2015


Integer overflow in the vclmi.dll module in OpenOffice.org (OOo) 3.3, 3.4 Beta, and possibly earlier, and LibreOffice before 3.5.3, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted embedded image object, as demonstrated by a JPEG image in a .DOC file, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
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: SECTRACK
Name: 1027068
Type: Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: openoffice-vclmi-bo(75692)
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2012:091
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-201408-19
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2012-1149.html
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.libreoffice.org/advisories/cve-2012-1149/
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2012:0705
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2012-8042
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2012:090
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-201209-05
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2487
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20120516 CVE-2012-1149 OpenOffice.org integer overflow error in vclmi.dll module when allocating memory for an embedded image object
External Source: BID
Name: 53570
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2473
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2012-8114

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