SUSE SLED12 Security Update : libreoffice (SUSE-SU-2017:2315-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

LibreOffice was updated to version, bringing new features and
enhancements: Writer :

- New 'Go to Page' dialog for quickly jumping to another

- Support for 'Table Styles'.

- New drawing tools were added.

- Improvements in the toolbar.

- Borderless padding is displayed. Calc :

- New drawing tools were added.

- In new installations the default setting for new
documents is now 'Enable wildcards in formulas' instead
of regular expressions.

- Improved compatibility with ODF 1.2 Impress :

- Images inserted via 'Photo Album' can now be linked
instead of embedded in the document.

- When launching Impress, a Template Selector allows you
to choose a Template to start with.

- Two new default templates: Vivid and Pencil.

- All existing templates have been improved. Draw :

- New arrow endings, including Crow's foot notation's
ones. Base :

- Firebird has been upgraded to version 3.0.0. It is
unable to read back Firebird 2.5 data, so embedded
Firebird odb files created in LibreOffice version up to
5.2 cannot be opened with LibreOffice 5.3. Some security
issues have also been fixed :

- CVE-2017-7870: An out-of-bounds write caused by a
heap-based buffer overflow related to the
tools::Polygon::Insert function.

- CVE-2017-7882: An out-of-bounds write related to the
HWPFile::TagsRead function.

- CVE-2017-8358: an out-of-bounds write caused by a
heap-based buffer overflow related to the ReadJPEG

- CVE-2016-10327: An out-of-bounds write caused by a
heap-based buffer overflow related to the
EnhWMFReader::ReadEnhWMF function.

- CVE-2017-9433: An out-of-bounds write caused by a
heap-based buffer overflow related to the
MsWrd1Parser::readFootnoteCorrespondance function in
libmwaw. A comprehensive list of new features and
changes in this release is available at:

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2017-1427=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102911 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8947

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