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Manipulated ODF text documents containing XForms can lead to heap overflows and arbitrary code execution

1. Impact

A security vulnerability with the way 2 processes ODF text documents with XForms, using the 3rd party library ICU, may allow a remote unprivileged user who provides a document that is opened by a local user to execute arbitrary commands on the system with the privileges of the user running No working exploit is known right now.

2. Affected releases

All versions prior to 2.4

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 release: 2.4

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