Vulnerability CVE-2016-6803


Published: 2017-11-13

Description:
An installer defect known as an "unquoted Windows search path vulnerability" affected the Apache OpenOffice before 4.1.3 installers for Windows. The PC must have previously been infected by a Trojan Horse application (or user) running with administrative privilege. Any installer with the unquoted search path vulnerability becomes a delayed trigger for the exploit.

Type:

CWE-426

(Untrusted Search Path)

Vendor: Apache
Product: Openoffice 
Version: 4.1.2;

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
9.3/10
10/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94418
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037015
https://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2016-6803.html

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