Ubuntu 14.04 LTS : libreoffice vulnerability (USN-2331-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 77487
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionRohan Durve and James Kettle discovered LibreOffice Calc sometimes allowed for command injection when opening spreadsheets. If a user were tricked into opening a crafted Calc spreadsheet, an attacker could exploit this to run programs as your login.
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SolutionUpdate the affected libreoffice-core package.