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Overview

Vulnerability Score 9.3 9.3
CVE Id CVE-2009-0259
Last Modified 10 Apr 2009 01:32:44
Published 22 Jan 2009 06:30:04
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2009-0259

Summary

The Word processor in OpenOffice.org 1.1.2 through 1.1.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted (1) .doc, (2) .wri, or (3) .rtf Word 97 file that triggers memory corruption, as exploited in the wild in December 2008, as demonstrated by 2008-crash.doc.rar, and a similar issue to CVE-2008-4841.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Openoffice.org 1.1.2

  • Openoffice.org 1.1.3

  • Openoffice.org 1.1.4

  • Openoffice.org 1.1.5


References

XF - openoffice-wordprocessor-code-execution(48213)

BID - 33383

MLIST - [oss-security] 20090121 CVE Request -- openoffice.org (CVE-2008-4841)

MILW0RM - 6560

MISC - http://milw0rm.com/sploits/2008-crash.doc.rar


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:50:10