Debian DSA-4111-1 : libreoffice - security update

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106729

Synopsis

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

Description

Mikhail Klementev, Ronnie Goodrich and Andrew Krasichkov discovered that missing restrictions in the implementation of the WEBSERVICE function in LibreOffice could result in the disclosure of arbitrary files readable by the user who opens a malformed document.

Solution

Upgrade the libreoffice packages.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 1:5.2.7-1+deb9u2.

See Also

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/source-package/libreoffice

https://packages.debian.org/source/stretch/libreoffice

https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4111

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 106729

File Name: debian_DSA-4111.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/02/12

Modified: 2018/11/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libreoffice, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-6871

DSA: 4111