CVE-2012-2665 Detail

Current Description

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows in the XML manifest encryption tag parsing functionality in OpenOffice.org and LibreOffice before 3.5.5 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted Open Document Text (.odt) file with (1) a child tag within an incorrect parent tag, (2) duplicate tags, or (3) a Base64 ChecksumAttribute whose length is not evenly divisible by four.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1135.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-05.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2520
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201408-19.xml
http://www.libreoffice.org/about-us/security/advisories/cve-2012-2665/
http://www.pre-cert.de/advisories/PRE-SA-2012-05.txt
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/54769
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027331
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027332
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1536-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1537-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=826077

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-2665
NVD Published Date:
08/06/2012
NVD Last Modified:
11/13/2014
Source:
MITRE