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Debian: DSA-4178-1: libreoffice security update

Date 20 Apr 2018
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Posted By Anthony Pell
Two vulnerabilities were discovered in LibreOffice's code to parse MS Word and Structured Storage files, which could result in denial of service and potentially the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed file is opened.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4178-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
April 20, 2018                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : libreoffice
CVE ID         : CVE-2018-10119 CVE-2018-10120

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in LibreOffice's code to parse
MS Word and Structured Storage files, which could result in denial of
service and potentially the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed
file is opened.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed
in version 1:4.3.3-2+deb8u11.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
version 1:5.2.7-1+deb9u4.

We recommend that you upgrade your libreoffice packages.

For the detailed security status of libreoffice please refer to
its security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libreoffice

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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