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OpenOffice.org Memory Overwrite

OpenOffice.org Memory Overwrite
Posted May 16, 2012
Authored by Kestutis Gudinavicius

OpenOffice.org versions 3.3 and 3.4 Beta suffer from a memory overwrite vulnerability.

tags | advisory
advisories | CVE-2012-2149
MD5 | 8d24ba2273cd7740879523e887e141c7

OpenOffice.org Memory Overwrite

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CVE-2012-2149 OpenOffice.org memory overwrite vulnerability

Reference: http://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2012-2149.html

Severity: Important

Vendor: The Apache Software Foundation

Versions Affected:

OpenOffice.org 3.3 and 3.4 Beta, on all platforms.
Earlier versions may be also affected.

Description:

Effected versions of OpenOffice.org use a customized libwpd that has a
memory overwrite vulnerability that could be exploited by a specially
crafted Wordperfect WPD-format document, potentially leading to
arbitrary-code execution at application user privilege level.

Mitigation

OpenOffice.org 3.3.0 and 3.4 beta users are advised to upgrade to
Apache OpenOffice 3.4, where WPD files are ignored. Users who are
unable to upgrade immediately should be cautious when opening
untrusted WPD documents.

Credits

The Apache OpenOffice Security Team acknowledges Kestutis Gudinavicius
of SEC Consult Unternehmensberatung GmbH as the discoverer of this flaw.
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