Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3208-1 freexl -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 29 Mar 2015
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2015-2753, CVE-2015-2754, CVE-2015-2776.
- More information:
Jodie Cunningham discovered multiple vulnerabilities in freexl, a library to read Microsoft Excel spreadsheets, which might result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed Excel file is opened.
For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 1.0.0b-1+deb7u1.
For the upcoming stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 1.0.0g-1+deb8u1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 1.0.0g-1+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your freexl packages.