Tag Archives: LibreOffice

LibreOffice kicks Adobe Flash support

[German]The end of Macromedia/Adobe Flash is foreseeable (end of 2020 Adobe officially pulls the plug). Now it was announced that the developers of LibreOffice will discontinue support for Adobe Flash or its .SWF file format in LibreOffice 7. Advertising

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OpenOffice- and LibreOffice Vulnerability CVE-2018-16858

[German]There is a micro patch for the 0-day vulnerability CVE-2018-16858 in OpenOffice. And for the vulnerability (patched in LibreOffice by an update) there is a Proof of Concept (PoC). Advertising

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Remote Code Execution vulnerability in LibreOffice

Libreoffice has a remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2018-16858) that can be exploited via macro/event execution. A malicious ODT document may be used to trigger the vulnerability CVE-2018-16858. Advertising

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LibreOffice Remote File Disclosure Vulnerability CVE-2018-6871

[German]In LibreOffice there is a Remote Arbitrary File Disclosure vulnerability (CVE-2018-68719), allowing attackers to send files to the Internet using prepared table documents. This Remote Arbitrary File Disclosure vulnerability has been closed in LibreOffice 5.4.5/6.0.1. Advertising

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LibreOffice Portable 5.4.0 fails to launch

[German]Blog reader Ralf Lindemann stumbled upon a bug in LibreOffice 5.4.0 portable. His portable variant didn't launch under Windows. But he managed to fix that issue – and shared his findings with us. Advertising

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