Ubuntu 4063-1: LibreOffice vulnerabilities

    Date 17 Jul 2019
    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues were fixed in LibreOffice.
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4063-1
    July 17, 2019
    libreoffice vulnerabilities
    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    - Ubuntu 19.04
    - Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
    Several security issues were fixed in LibreOffice.
    Software Description:
    - libreoffice: Office productivity suite
    Nils Emmerich discovered that LibreOffice incorrectly handled LibreLogo
    scripts. If a user were tricked into opening a specially crafted document,
    a remote attacker could cause LibreOffice to execute arbitrary code.
    Matei "Mal" Badanoiu discovered that LibreOffice incorrectly handled
    stealth mode. Contrary to expectations, bullet graphics could be retrieved
    from remote locations when running in stealth mode. (CVE-2019-9849)
    Update instructions:
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    Ubuntu 19.04:
      libreoffice-core                1:6.2.5-0ubuntu0.19.04.1
    Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
      libreoffice-core                1:6.0.7-0ubuntu0.18.04.8
    Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
      libreoffice-core                1:5.1.6~rc2-0ubuntu1~xenial8
    After a standard system update you need to restart LibreOffice to make all
    the necessary changes.
      CVE-2019-9848, CVE-2019-9849
    Package Information:

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