83586 : WordPerfect Document importer/exporter (libwpd) Malformed WP for Mac Document Handling DoS
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WordPerfect Document importer/exporter (libwpd) contains a flaw that may allow a denial of service. The issue is triggered during the handling of a specially crafted WP for Mac document that does not contain a resource fork, and will result in loss of availability for the program.


Location: Context Dependent
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified


Upgrade to version 0.9.3 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.


Fridrich Strba, Marc Maurer, and William Lachance
WordPerfect Document importer/exporter (libwpd)



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