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VPR Score: 7.4
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201408-19 (OpenOffice, LibreOffice: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenOffice and Libreoffice. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted file using OpenOffice, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, a Denial of Service condition, execution of arbitrary Python code, authentication bypass, or reading and writing of arbitrary files.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll OpenOffice (binary) users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/openoffice-bin-220.127.116.11' All LibreOffice users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/libreoffice-18.104.22.168' All LibreOffice (binary) users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/libreoffice-bin-22.214.171.124' We recommend that users unmerge OpenOffice:
# emerge --unmerge 'app-office/openoffice'