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ZDNet UK: OpenOffice Hit by 'Highly Critical' Vulnerability

Jan 05, 2007, 16:00 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Richard Thurston)

"OpenOffice.org has patched a critical vulnerability in the open-source application suite.

"The vulnerability concerns the way OpenOffice handles .wmf images. Exploitation of the vulnerability, which affects all but the newest version of OpenOffice, can enable a hacker to perform a buffer overflow and then introduce malicious code to the victim's PC..."

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