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CVE-2006-6628 Detail

Description

Integer overflow in OpenOffice.org (OOo) 2.1 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted DOC file, as demonstrated by the 12122006-djtest.doc file, a variant of CVE-2006-6561 in a separate codebase.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/18/2006

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/15/2007)

Red Hat does not consider this flaw a security issue. This flaw will only crash OpenOffice.org and presents no possibility for arbitrary code execution.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2043
http://www.milw0rm.com/sploits/12122006-djtest.doc Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/454514/100/0/threaded Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/454545/100/0/threaded Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/454722/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/454737/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21618 Exploit
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/5051

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:openoffice:openoffice:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6628
NVD Published Date:
12/18/2006
NVD Last Modified:
05/02/2018