SuSE 10 Security Update : libreoffice (ZYPP Patch Number 7791)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57219


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


LibreOffice 3.4 includes many interesting features and fixes, see

The update fixes the following security issues :

- 704311: libreoffice Lotus Word Pro filter multiple vulnerabilities. (CVE-2011-2685)

This update also fixes the following non-security issues :

- 676858: Document with full page graphic in header will not allow click-drag or right-click.

- 681738: DDE link is lost when .xls file is opened/saved in Calc.

- 683578: Large xlsx file takes extremely long to open with Libreoffice calc

- 684784: Microsoft Office spreadsheet does not display anything

- 693238: Column format in docx file is not displayed correctly.

- 693477: Format of Word .doc file from HP is bad.

- 694344: 3rd level bulleted items are not displayed properly.

- 695479: L3: RTF file is not displayed correctly by Writer.

- 696630: DDE link from Calc to Excel needs Excel open to update link in Calc.

- 702506: Writer crashes when opening docx files.

- 704639: HTML document appearance changes when opened in open office vs LibreOffice

- 704642: 16 digit numbers change in LibreOffice when opening a file created in MS Excel

- 705949: Information missing from MS Word document when opened in LibreOffice (w:sdt)

- 706792: PTF 3.3.1-21 introduced a crash when opening a pptx presentation.

- 707486: Macro from excel fails on Selection.Copy when run in Calc.

- 707779: Disappearing text

- 708137: xls spreadsheet is extremely slow to open and check boxes are broken.

- 708518: Bullet symbol is not rendered correctly in a specific slide.

- 710061: ODP export to PDF produces broken images

- 710920: RPM installation ending with redundant error.

- 711977: File association for fod* files are missing.

- 712358: Some extensions broken after upgrading.

- 715268: Command libreoffice --help does not work when LibreOffice is already started

- 715416: Impress crashes starting Slide show in the context of dual monitors extension mode.

- 715931: failed to save an odp file.


Apply ZYPP patch number 7791.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57219

File Name: suse_libreoffice-34-7791.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/10/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2685