GLSA-201706-28 : LibreOffice: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201706-28
(LibreOffice: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in LibreOffice. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted file
using LibreOffice, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with
the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201706-28

Solution :

All LibreOffice users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/libreoffice-5.2.7.2'
All LibreOffice binary users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
'>=app-office/libreoffice-bin-5.2.7.2'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 101074 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-10327
CVE-2017-7870

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