SUSE SLED12 Security Update : libreoffice (SUSE-SU-2018:1296-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 109862

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for libreoffice to 6.0.4.2 fixes lots of bugs and also the following issues: Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2018-10120: The SwCTBWrapper::Read function in sw/source/filter/ww8/ww8toolbar.cxx did not validate a customizations index, which allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow with write access) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted document that contains a certain Microsoft Word record. (bsc#1089706)

- CVE-2018-10119: sot/source/sdstor/stgstrms.cxx used an incorrect integer data type in the StgSmallStrm class, which allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (use-after-free with write access) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted document that uses the structured storage ole2 wrapper file format. (bsc#1089705) Other issues fixed :

- DOCX import: missing table background color

- Bring back offline help per popular demand as lto saves space we could use with it bsc#915996

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.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP3-2018-913=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-913=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-913=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1089705

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1089706

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1090737

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1091772

https://bugzilla.suse.com/915996

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-10119.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-10120.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?5d7e4e3b

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 109862

File Name: suse_SU-2018-1296-1.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/05/16

Modified: 2018/05/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-base, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-base-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-base-drivers-mysql, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-base-drivers-mysql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-base-drivers-postgresql, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-base-drivers-postgresql-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-calc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-calc-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-calc-extensions, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-draw, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-draw-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-filters-optional, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-gnome, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-gnome-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-gtk2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-gtk2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-impress, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-impress-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-mailmerge, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-math, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-math-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-officebean, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-officebean-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-pyuno, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-pyuno-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-writer, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-writer-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libreoffice-writer-extensions, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/05/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10119, CVE-2018-10120