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DesktopLinux: OpenOffice 2.2 RC4 Resolves Security Problems

Mar 28, 2007, 12:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"The OpenOffice.org project team said today that three security vulnerabilities, which had been reported in the last week, have been fully addressed in OpenOffice.org 2.2. The latest release candidate (RC4) of v2.2--including all the security fixes--is now available for download.

"The problems, now said to be resolved in v2.2 RC4, included:

  • WordPerfect import vulnerability--manipulated WordPerfect files can lead to heap overflow and arbitrary code execution in OpenOffice.org 2.0-2.1..."

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