CentOS Update for autocorr-af CESA-2017:0914 centos7

Published: 2017-04-14 04:30:29
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Summary:
Check the version of autocorr-af

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

Technical Details:
LibreOffice is an open source, community-developed office productivity suite. It includes key desktop applications, such as a word processor, a spreadsheet, a presentation manager, a formula editor, and a drawing program. LibreOffice replaces OpenOffice and provides a similar but enhanced and extended office suite. Security Fix(es): * It was found that LibreOffice disclosed contents of a file specified in an embedded object's preview. An attacker could potentially use this flaw to expose details of a system running LibreOffice as an online service via a crafted document. (CVE-2017-3157) Bug Fix(es): * Previously, an improper resource management caused the LibreOffice Calc spreadsheet application to terminate unexpectedly after closing a dialog window with accessibility support enabled. The resource management has been improved, and the described problem no longer occurs. (BZ#1425536) * Previously, when an incorrect password was entered for a password protected document, the document has been considered as valid and a fallback attempt to open it as plain text has been made. As a consequence, it could appear that the document successfully loaded, while just the encrypted unreadable content was shown. A fix has been made to terminate import attempts after entering incorrect password, and now nothing is loaded when a wrong password is entered. (BZ#1426348) * Previously, an improper resource management caused the LibreOffice Calc spreadsheet application to terminate unexpectedly during exit, after the Text Import dialog for CSV (Comma-separated Value) files closed, when accessibility support was enabled. The resource management has been improved, and the described problem no longer occurs. (BZ#1425535)

Affected Versions:
autocorr-af on CentOS 7

Recommendations:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-3157

References:

http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2017-April/022359.html

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.3
Published
2017-04-14
Modified
2019-03-08
Category
CentOS Local Security Checks

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