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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0238

Stack-based buffer overflow in filter\starcalc\scflt.cxx in the StarCalc parser in (OOo) Office Suite before 2.2, and 1.x before 1.1.5 Patch, allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a document with a long Note.
Publish Date : 2007-03-21 Last Update Date : 2018-10-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2007-02-02 2007-03-20
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-0238 unix
ELSA-2007:0069: security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22523 unix
RHSA-2007:0033: security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070033 unix
RHSA-2007:0069: security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070069 unix
Stack-based buffer overflow in filter\starcalc\scflt.cxx in the StarCalc parser in (OOo) Office Suite bef... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8968 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2007-0238

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Openoffice Openoffice Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openoffice Openoffice 1

- References For CVE-2007-0238 CONFIRM
XF openoffice-starcalc-bo(33112) CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2007-1117
VUPEN ADV-2007-1032
BID 23067 OpenOffice StarCalc Parser Unspecified Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-15
SECTRACK 1017799
BUGTRAQ 20070404 High Risk Vulnerability in OpenOffice
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0069
GENTOO GLSA-200704-12
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:023

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0238

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