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CVE-2007-0002 Detail

Current Description

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows in WordPerfect Document importer/exporter (libwpd) before 0.8.9 allow user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted WordPerfect file in which values to loop counters are not properly handled in the (1) WP3TablesGroup::_readContents and (2) WP5DefinitionGroup_DefineTablesSubGroup::WP5DefinitionGroup_DefineTablesSubGroup functions. NOTE: the integer overflow has been split into CVE-2007-1466.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

Evaluator Solution

This vulnerability has been addressed by the vendor through a product update: http://sourceforge.net/projects/libwpd/

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2805
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=490
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2007-Mar/0007.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200704-07.xml
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.399659
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=494122
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102863-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1268
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1270
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200704-12.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:063
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:064
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0055.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/463033/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23006
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017789
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-437-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0976 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1032 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1339 Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11535

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libwpd:libwpd_library:0.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:libwpd:libwpd_library:0.8.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:libwpd:libwpd_library:0.8.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:libwpd:libwpd_library:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
0.8.8


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0002
NVD Published Date:
03/16/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018