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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Apache OpenOffice Vendors:   OpenOffice.org
OpenOffice Bug in HSQLDB Database Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Java Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1019041
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1019041
CVE Reference:   CVE-2007-4575   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Dec 5 2007
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 2.3.1
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in OpenOffice. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create a specially crafted file that, when loaded by the target user, will exploit a flaw in the included HSQLDB database and execute arbitrary Java code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

Impact:   A remote user can create a file that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary Java code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fixed version (2.3.1).

A fixed version of HSQLDB (1.8.0.9) is also available.

The OpenOffice advisory is available at:

http://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2007-4575.html

Vendor URL:  www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2007-4575.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Input validation error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Dec 5 2007 (Red Hat Issues Fix) OpenOffice Bug in HSQLDB Database Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Java Code
Red Hat has released a fix for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.
Dec 5 2007 (Red Hat Issues Fix) OpenOffice Bug in HSQLDB Database Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Java Code
Red Hat has released a fix for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.
Dec 11 2007 (Sun Issues Fix for StarOffice) OpenOffice Bug in HSQLDB Database Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Java Code
Sun has issued a fix for StarOffice.
Mar 25 2008 (Red Hat Issues Fix for JBoss) OpenOffice Bug in HSQLDB Database Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Java Code
Red Hat has released a fix for JBoss Enterprise Application Platform for Red Hat Application Stack.
Apr 3 2008 (Red Hat Issues Fix for JBoss) OpenOffice Bug in HSQLDB Database Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Java Code
Red Hat has released a fix for JBoss Enterprise Application Platform for RHEL 4.
Apr 3 2008 (Red Hat Issues Fix for JBoss) OpenOffice Bug in HSQLDB Database Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Java Code
Red Hat has released a fix for JBoss Enterprise Application Platform for RHEL 5.



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