Serious flaw in OpenOffice

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.

http://www.openoffice.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=46388

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