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PostPosted: Wed Jul 12, 2017 1:26 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 201706-28 ] LibreOffice Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: LibreOffice: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201706-28)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: 2017-06-27
Bug(s): #616472
ID: 201706-28

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in LibreOffice, the worst
of which allows for the remote execution of arbitrary code.


Background

LibreOffice is a powerful office suite; its clean interface and powerful
tools let you unleash your creativity and grow your productivity.


Affected Packages

Package: app-office/libreoffice
Vulnerable: < 5.2.7.2
Unaffected: >= 5.2.7.2
Architectures: All supported architectures

Package: app-office/libreoffice-bin
Vulnerable: < 5.2.7.2
Unaffected: >= 5.2.7.2
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in LibreOffice. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted file
using LibreOffice, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with
the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All LibreOffice users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-office/libreoffice-5.2.7.2"
   
All LibreOffice binary users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
      ">=app-office/libreoffice-bin-5.2.7.2"
   


References


CVE-2016-10327

CVE-2017-7870
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