Date: Fri, 02 Nov 2012 09:38:58 +0000 From: Caolán McNamara <caolanm@...hat.com> To: Marcus Meissner <meissner@...e.de> Cc: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE-2012-4233: multiple null pointer dereference flaws in LibreOffice/OpenOffice.org On Fri, 2012-11-02 at 09:07 +0100, Marcus Meissner wrote: > On Thu, Nov 01, 2012 at 02:44:23PM -0600, Vincent Danen wrote: > > This one took me a bit by surprise. Debian released an advisory for OOo > > and I have no record of this CVE anywhere. It looks as though it went > > public yesterday, and was fixed in upstream 18.104.22.168, but it's not noted > > on the LibreOffice web site at all. Because I update the web site and I didn't get around to it until this morning. http://www.libreoffice.org/advisories/cve-2012-4233/ https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB23106 is the source of the CVE and their advisory contains the reproducer documents. > >> Does anyone have any further details on these issues? I just filed a > > bug in our bugzilla (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=872350) > > with the following description/references which are all I've been able > > to find so far. These are the commits for the high-tech advisories http://cgit.freedesktop.org/libreoffice/core/commit/?h=libreoffice-3-5-7&id=44bc6b5cac723b52df40fbef026e99b7119d8a69 http://cgit.freedesktop.org/libreoffice/core/commit/?h=libreoffice-3-5-7&id=8ca9fb05c9967f11670d045886438ddfa3ac02a7 http://cgit.freedesktop.org/libreoffice/core/commit/?h=libreoffice-3-5-7&id=6789ec4c1a9c6af84bd62e650a03226a46365d97 http://cgit.freedesktop.org/libreoffice/binfilter/commit/?h=libreoffice-3-5-7&id=7e22ee55ffc9743692f3ddb93e59dd4427029c5b > (The whole OpenOffice/LibreOffice security issue handling is not really > good ... long embargoes that get extended wildly even though fixes are in > public GIT already, etc ) Well, I'd be more than happy to have more distro folk subscribed to officesecurity@...ts.freedesktop.org Fixing the bugs is easy, syncing embargo dates between LibreOffice and Apache OOo is a bit more challenging. C.
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