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Integer overflow and heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability in 3rd party module (freetype)

1. Impact

Opening manipulated documents which trigger an overflow in the freetype library may allow arbitrary command execution on the system with the privileges of the user running OpenOffice.org.

See also CVE-2007-2754

2. Affected releases

All versions prior to OpenOffice.org 2.2.1

3. Symptoms

There are no predictable symptoms that would indicate this issue has occurred.

4. Relief/Workaround

There is no workaround. See "Resolution" below.

5. Resolution

This issue is addressed in the following releases:

OpenOffice.org 2.2.1

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