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CVE-2010-4253 Detail

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in Impress in OpenOffice.org (OOo) 2.x and 3.x before 3.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PNG file in an ODF or Microsoft Office document, as demonstrated by a PowerPoint (aka PPT) document.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/28/2011

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
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1056-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2151
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201408-19.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:027
http://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2010-4253.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2011-301950.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0182.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/46031
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1025002
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0230 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0232 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0279
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=658259

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-4253
NVD Published Date:
01/28/2011
NVD Last Modified:
11/17/2015