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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2018-6871): LibreOffice regression

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2018-6871): LibreOffice regression

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
02/09/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/22/2018
Modified
03/02/2020

Description

LibreOffice before 5.4.5 and 6.x before 6.0.1 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via =WEBSERVICE calls in a document, which use the COM.MICROSOFT.WEBSERVICE function.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libreoffice-common
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libreoffice-core

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