GLSA-201606-15 : FreeXL: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91846
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201606-15 (FreeXL: Multiple vulnerabilities)
FreeXL’s shared strings and workbook functions are vulnerable to the remote execution of arbitrary code and Denial of Service. This can be achieved through specially crafted workbooks from attackers.
Remote attackers could potentially execute arbitrary code or cause Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll FreeXL users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose 'dev-libs/freexl-1.0.1'