Ubuntu Update for libreoffice USN-4138-1

Technical Details

Severity Level:

High Severity

CVSS Score:

7.5

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'libreoffice' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the USN-4138-1 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
It was discovered that LibreOffice incorrectly handled embedded scripts in document files. If a user were tricked into opening a specially crafted document, a remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code.

Affected Versions:
'libreoffice' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Ubuntu 19.04, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

Recommendations:
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Family:

Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Creation Time:

2019-09-25 02:00:43

Modification Time:

2019-09-27 07:41:55

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NVD CVE ID:
CVE-2019-9854

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