SuSE 11.1 Security Update : LibreOffice (SAT Patch Number 5271)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

LibreOffice 3.4 includes new interesting features and fixes, see

The update fixes the following security issue :

- 704311: libreoffice Lotus Word Pro filter multiple
vulnerabilities. (CVE-2011-2685)

- 722075: LibreOffice: Out-of-bounds read in DOC sprm
(CVE-2011-2713) This update also fixes the following
non-security issues :

- 653519: Welcome screen missing.

- 653662: libreoffice build calls mkbundle2 (deprecated)
instead of mkbundle

- 663622: Writer crash during document save

- 675868: eliminate wording of ooconvert existed in
loconvert --help

- 675961: Libreoffice Copy paste of formula in Writer
tables does not work as expected

- 676858: Document with full page graphic in header will
not allow click-drag or right-click.

- 677354: The languagetool.rpm does not work as expected

- 678998: Libre Office does not detect KDE3

- 680272: Deleting multiple sheets results in run-time

- 681738: DDE link is lost when .xls file is opened/saved
in Calc.

- 683578: Large xlsx file takes extremely long to open
with Libreoffice calc

- 684784: Microsoft Office spreadsheet does not display

- 693238: Column format in docx file is not displayed

- 693477: Format of Word .doc file from HP is bad.

- 694119: Using File-->Send-->Document as E-mail will
crash Impress

- 694344: 3rd level bulleted items are not displayed

- 695479: RTF file is not displayed correctly by Writer.

- 696630: DDE link from Calc to Excel needs Excel open to
update link in Calc.

- 699334: Presentation created in MS Office is missing
text when opened in LibreOffice

- 701317: xls spreadsheet macro fails with LibreOffice.

- 702506: Writer crashes when opening docx files.

- 704639: HTML document appearance changes when opened in
open office vs LibreOffice

- 704642: 16 digit numbers change in LibreOffice when
opening a file created in MS Excel

- 705949: Information missing from MS Word document when
opened in LibreOffice (w:sdt)

- 706792: crash when opening a pptx presentation.

- 707486: Macro from excel fails on Selection.Copy when
run in Calc.

- 707779: Disappearing text

- 708137: xls spreadsheet is extremely slow to open and
check boxes are broken.

- 708518: Bullet symbol is not rendered correctly in a
specific slide.

- 710061: ODP export to PDF produces broken images

- 710920: RPM installation ending with redundant error.

- 711977: File association for fod* files are missing.

- 712358: Some extensions broken after upgrading.

- 715268: Command libreoffice --help does not work when
LibreOffice is already started

- 715416: Impress crashes starting Slide show in the
context of dual monitors extension mode.

- 715931: failed to save an odp file.

- 717262: libtool adds /usr/lib64 into rpath

- 715856: LibreOffice:Stable/libreoffice-converter: Bug

- 677354: The languagetool.rpm does not work as expected.

- 693200: Documents created in MS Office cause LibreOffice
to crash

- 693386: Documents created in MS Office bring up the
filter selection dialog when opened with LibreOffice

- 693427: When using QT dialogs and not LibreOffice
dialogs causes LibreOffice to hang when attempting to
save a document

- 706731: VBA Macros from MS Office Spreadsheet do not
work correct with LibreOffice 3.3.1

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5271.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57118 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2685

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