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[DSA1246] DSA-1246-1 openoffice.org Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
John Heasman from Next Generation Security Software discovered a heap
overflow in the handling of Windows Metafiles in OpenOffice.org, the
free office suite, which could lead to a denial of service and
potentially execution of arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your openofffice.org package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1246
Threat Level: High
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