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SUSE: CVE-2017-2924: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/17/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/25/2017
Modified
02/04/2022

Description

An exploitable heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the read_legacy_biff function of FreeXL 1.0.3. A specially crafted XLS file can cause a memory corruption resulting in remote code execution. An attacker can send malicious XLS file to trigger this vulnerability.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-freexl-devel
  • suse-upgrade-libfreexl1

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