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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-1466

Integer overflow in the WP6GeneralTextPacket::_readContents function in WordPerfect Document importer/exporter (libwpd) before 0.8.9 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted WordPerfect file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-0002.
Publish Date : 2007-03-16 Last Update Date : 2018-10-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2007-01-15 2007-03-16
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2007:0055: libwpd security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21704 unix
Integer overflow in the WP6GeneralTextPacket::_readContents function in WordPerfect Document importer/exporter (libwpd) ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10862 unix
RHSA-2007:0033: security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070033 unix
RHSA-2007:0055: libwpd security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070055 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2007-1466

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Sourceforge Wordperfect Document Importer-exporter 0.8.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Sourceforge Wordperfect Document Importer-exporter 1

- References For CVE-2007-1466
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0033
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0055
BUGTRAQ 20070316 rPSA-2007-0057-1 libwpd
VUPEN ADV-2007-0976
BID 23006 LibWPD Library Multiple Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-05-24
SECTRACK 1017789
IDEFENSE 20070316 Multiple Vendor libwpd Multiple Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-1466

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