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CVE-2009-2139 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in svtools/source/filter.vcl/wmf/enhwmf.cxx in Go-oo 2.x and 3.x before 3.0.1, previously named ooo-build and related to (OOo), allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted EMF file, a similar issue to CVE-2008-2238.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/08/2009      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/10/2009)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of and openoffice.org2 packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source CONFIRM External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:015 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20090910 Re: CVE-2009-2139 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20090911 Re: CVE-2009-2139 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20090922 Re: [oss-security] CVE-2009-2139 Patch External Source DEBIAN DSA-1880 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:035 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:091 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:105 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20091026 Re: CVE-2009-3239 is a duplicate of CVE-2009-2139 and CVE-2009-2140 External Source BID 36291

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