FreeBSD : libreoffice -- use-after-free vulnerability (3159cd70-4aaa-11e6-a7bd-14dae9d210b8)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Talos reports :

An exploitable Use After Free vulnerability exists in the RTF parser
LibreOffice. A specially crafted file can cause a use after free
resulting in a possible arbitrary code execution. To exploit the
vulnerability a malicious file needs to be opened by the user via
vulnerable application.

See also :

http://www.talosintelligence.com/reports/TALOS-2016-0126/
http://www.libreoffice.org/about-us/security/advisories/cve-2016-4324/
http://www.nessus.org/u?07695010

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92340 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-4324

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