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Date: Wed, 3 Jan 2024 10:01:23 +0100
From: Arrigo Marchiori <>
Subject: CVE-2012-5639: Apache OpenOffice: Loading internal / external
 resources without warning

*** This announcement is a correction to the one sent on 28 December 2023.
*** The "Affected versions" information was wrong.

Severity: Moderate

Affected versions:

- Apache OpenOffice through 4.1.14


In Apache OpenOffice and LibreOffice embedded content will be opened
automatically without that a warning is shown.


The Apache OpenOffice Security Team would like to thank Timo Warns and
Joachim Mammele for discovering and reporting this attack vector.


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