Debian: DSA-3837-1: libreoffice security update

    Date27 Apr 2017
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that a buffer overflow in processing Windows Metafiles may result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed document is opened.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3837-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    April 27, 2017                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libreoffice
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-7870
    
    It was discovered that a buffer overflow in processing Windows Metafiles
    may result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if
    a malformed document is opened.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1:4.3.3-2+deb8u7.
    
    For the upcoming stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been
    fixed in version 1:5.2.5-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1:5.2.5-1.
    
    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
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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