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Re: Flaw in OpenOffice.org 2.1: OpenOffice 2.1 is vulnerable to MS Word 0 day vulnerability!!!
From: Marcus Meissner <meissner () suse de>
Date: Mon, 18 Dec 2006 20:23:10 +0100
On Sun, Dec 17, 2006 at 06:05:14PM +0800, Kamchybek Jusupov wrote:
It's openoffice-2.0.4 (gentoo), and it did crashed with the below
synack ~ $ oowriter2 12122006-djtest.doc
Application ErrorApplication Error
Fatal exception: Signal 6
/usr/lib/openoffice/program/soffice: line 254: 24654
Aborted "$sd_prog/$sd_binary" "$@"
** (process:24639): WARNING **: Unknown error forking main binary /
abnormal early exit ...
It apparently abort()ed, which is more a controlled crash, at most a
denial of Service.