USN-3046-1: LibreOffice vulnerability

04 August 2016

libreoffice vulnerability



  • libreoffice - Office productivity suite


Yves Younan and Richard Johnson discovered that LibreOffice incorrectly
handled presentation files. If a user were tricked into opening a
specially crafted presentation file, a remote attacker could cause
LibreOffice to crash, and possibly execute arbitrary code.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 12.04

After a standard system update you need to restart LibreOffice to make
all the necessary changes.