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[DSA872] DSA-872-1 koffice Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Chris Evans discovered a buffer overflow in the RTF importer of kword,
a word processor for the KDE Office Suite that can lead to the
execution of arbitrary code.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain a kword package.
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 kword package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-872
Threat Level: High
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