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OpenOffice.org < 2.0.3 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for the version of OpenOffice.org
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through OpenOffice.org
The remote host is running a version of OpenOffice.org which is older than
A possible hacker may use this to execute arbitrary code on this host.
To succeed, the attacker would have to send a rogue file to a user of the
remote computer and have him open it. The file could be crafted in such a
way that it could exploit a buffer overflow in OpenOffice.org's XML parser,
or by containing rogue macros.
Upgrade to OpenOffice.org 2.0.3 or newer
See also :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.6
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