A flaw has been reported in OpenOffice by AD-LAB which could allow a system to be compromised simply by opening a suitably crafted .doc file. A patch is currently available and a full updated version of OpenOffice that corrects the flaw is expected shortly.
NEW: The Data and Internet Security Guide (Vol1)
Volume I begins with the fundamentals of online security; the dos and don’ts of working online. We will give you some background on the issues of cyber-attacks and malware. We’ll explain terms, trends, and tips for understanding Internet security and why it’s important to you.
- Online Security Basics
- Tips and Tools for Better Online Security