Bug 658259 (CVE-2010-4253)

Summary: CVE-2010-4253 OpenOffice.org: heap based buffer overflow in PPT import
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Marc Schoenefeld <mschoene>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Version: unspecifiedCC: caolanm, dtardon, jlieskov, security-response-team
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Bug Depends On: 642184, 642185, 642200, 642201, 804532    
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Description Marc Schoenefeld 2010-11-29 20:00:17 UTC
Marc Schoenefeld discovered a heap based buffer overflow in
OpenOffice.org 3.X, when imported certain Microsoft PowerPoint
files (PPT). If a user opened a specially crafted PPT file,
it could lead to applicable crash or possibly execution of
arbitrary code,  with the privileges of the user running
OpenOffice.org Impress.


This has been assigned CVE-2010-4253

Comment 5 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2011-01-27 03:52:52 UTC
Public via:
http://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2010-4253.html

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2011-01-28 13:02:28 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2011:0182 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0182.html

Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2011-01-28 15:24:54 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2011:0183 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0183.html