Openoffice.org security update for Debian
Posted on: 10/05/2011 06:06 PM

Updated openoffice.org packages has been released for Debian GNU/Linux

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2315-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Giuseppe Iuculano
October 05, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : openoffice.org
Vulnerability : multiple vulnerabilities
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2011-2713

Red Hat, Inc. security researcher Huzaifa Sidhpurwala reported multiple
vulnerabilities in the binary Microsoft Word (doc) file format importer
of OpenOffice.org, a full-featured office productivity suite that
provides a near drop-in replacement for Microsoft(R) Office.

For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:2.4.1+dfsg-1+lenny12.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:3.2.1-11+squeeze4.

For the testing distribution (wheezy), and the unstable distribution (sid),
this problem will be fixed soon.
We recommend that you upgrade your openoffice.org packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/



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