CVE-2017-14226

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2017-09-07
CWE:
CWE-122
Bugzilla:
1491812: CVE-2017-14226 libwpd: Heap-based buffer over-read in WPXTableList class

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

WP1StylesListener.cpp, WP5StylesListener.cpp, and WP42StylesListener.cpp in libwpd 0.10.1 mishandle iterators, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read in the WPXTableList class in WPXTable.cpp). This vulnerability can be triggered in LibreOffice before 5.3.7. It may lead to suffering a remote attack against a LibreOffice application.

Find out more about CVE-2017-14226 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

CVSS3 Base Score 3.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 libwpd Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 libwpd Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 libwpd Will not fix
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