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Debian: DSA-3236-1: libreoffice security update

Date 25 Apr 2015
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
It was discovered that missing input sanitising in Libreoffice's filter for HWP documents may result in the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed document is opened.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3236-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
April 25, 2015                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : libreoffice
CVE ID         : CVE-2015-1774

It was discovered that missing input sanitising in Libreoffice's filter
for HWP documents may result in the execution of arbitrary code if a
malformed document is opened.

For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:3.5.4+dfsg2-0+deb7u4.

For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:4.3.3-2+deb8u1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.

We recommend that you upgrade your libreoffice packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
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