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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2665

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows in the XML manifest encryption tag parsing functionality in 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.
Publish Date : 2012-08-06 Last Update Date : 2014-11-13
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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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2012-05-28 2012-08-01
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-1135 -- libreoffice security update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27650 unix
DSA-2520-1 - Multiple heap-based buffer overflows oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19447 unix
ELSA-2012:1135: libreoffice security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23713 unix
ELSA-2012:1136: security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23289 unix
RHSA-2012:1135: libreoffice security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20121135 unix
RHSA-2012:1135: libreoffice security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21514 unix
RHSA-2012:1136: security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20121136 unix
RHSA-2012:1136: security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21348 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-2665

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.0 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5. RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.0 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.1 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.1 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.2 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.2 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.3 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.3 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.4 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Libreoffice Libreoffice 3.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application SUN Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Libreoffice Libreoffice 16

- References For CVE-2012-2665
REDHAT RHSA-2012:1135
SECTRACK 1027332
GENTOO GLSA-201209-05
GENTOO GLSA-201408-19
BID 54769 LibreOffice and OpenOffice Multiple Heap Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2014-09-02

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2665

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