GLSA-201611-03 : LibreOffice, OpenOffice: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94594


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201611-03 (LibreOffice, OpenOffice: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in both LibreOffice and OpenOffice. Please review the referenced CVE’s for specific information regarding each.
Impact :

Remote attackers could obtain sensitive information, cause a Denial of Service condition, or execute arbitrary code.
Workaround :

There is no known work around at this time.


All LibreOffice users should upgrade their respective packages to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/libreoffice-' # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/libreoffice-bin-debug-' All OpenOffice users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/openoffice-bin-4.1.2'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 94594

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201611-03.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Published: 2016/11/07

Updated: 2019/08/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:libreoffice, p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:libreoffice-bin, p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:openoffice-bin, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/11/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-4551, CVE-2015-5212, CVE-2015-5213, CVE-2015-5214, CVE-2016-4324

GLSA: 201611-03