CVE-2010-3689

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2011-01-26
Bugzilla:
641224: CVE-2010-3689 OpenOffice.org: soffice insecure LD_LIBRARY_PATH setting

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

soffice in OpenOffice.org (OOo) 3.x before 3.3 places a zero-length directory name in the LD_LIBRARY_PATH, which allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse shared library in the current working directory.

Find out more about CVE-2010-3689 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 3.7
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

Find out more about Red Hat support for the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS).

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (openoffice.org) RHSA-2011:0182 2011-01-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (openoffice.org) RHSA-2011:0183 2011-01-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (openoffice.org) RHSA-2011:0182 2011-01-28

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 openoffice.org Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 openoffice.org Not affected

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank Dmitri Gribenko for reporting this issue.

Mitigation

Last Modified

CVE description copyright © 2017, The MITRE Corporation

Close

Welcome! Check out the Getting Started with Red Hat page for quick tours and guides for common tasks.