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Debian: Security update for OpenOffice.org

Red Hat, Inc. security researcher Huzaifa Sidhpurwala reported multiple vulnerabilities in the binary Microsoft Word (doc) file format importer of OpenOffice.org, a full-featured office productivity suite that provides a near drop-in replacement for Microsoft(R) Office. Updated packages are available from security.debian.org.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2315-1                   security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                         Giuseppe Iuculano
October 05, 2011                       http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : openoffice.org
Vulnerability  : multiple vulnerabilities
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2011-2713 

Red Hat, Inc. security researcher Huzaifa Sidhpurwala reported multiple
vulnerabilities in the binary Microsoft Word (doc) file format importer
of OpenOffice.org, a full-featured office productivity suite that
provides a near drop-in replacement for Microsoft(R) Office.

For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:2.4.1+dfsg-1+lenny12.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:3.2.1-11+squeeze4.

For the testing distribution (wheezy), and the unstable distribution (sid),
this problem will be fixed soon.
We recommend that you upgrade your openoffice.org packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org

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