Scientific Linux Security Update : libreoffice on SL7.x x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

The following packages have been upgraded to a newer upstream version:
libreoffice (5.0.6.2).

Security Fix(es) :

- Multiple flaws were found in the Lotus Word Pro (LWP)
document format parser in LibreOffice. By tricking a
user into opening a specially crafted LWP document, an
attacker could possibly use this flaw to execute
arbitrary code with the privileges of the user opening
the file. (CVE-2016-0794, CVE-2016-0795)

Additional Changes :

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?fc868d42

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 95844 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0794
CVE-2016-0795

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