Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gnumeric (MDVSA-2008:056)
High Nessus Plugin ID 37027
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability was found in the excel_read_HLINK function in the Microsoft Excel plugin in Gnumeric prior to version 1.8.1 that would allow for the execution of arbitrary code via a crafted XLS file containing XLS HLINK opcodes.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.