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    Debian: DSA-4178-1: libreoffice security update

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    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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