USN-3579-3: LibreOffice regression
07 March 2018
USN-3579-1 caused a regression in LibreOffice.
- libreoffice - Office productivity suite
USN-3579-1 fixed a vulnerability in LibreOffice. After upgrading, it was
no longer possible for LibreOffice to open documents from certain
locations outside of the user's home directory. This update fixes the
We apologize for the inconvenience.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that =WEBSERVICE calls in a document could be used to
read arbitrary files. If a user were tricked in to opening a specially
crafted document, a remote attacker could exploit this to obtain sensitive