LibreOffice and OpenOffice have pushed updates to address a vulnerability that makes it possible for an attacker to manipulate documents to appear as signed by a trusted source. "Allowing anyone to sign macro-ridden documents themselves, and mak...
An Ubuntu Linux kernel security update fixes 12 security vulnerabilities affecting the Linux 5.4 LTS kernel in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS systems, as well as the Linux 5.11 kernel in Ubuntu 21.04 systems on all supported architectures and platforms.
Apache OpenOffice (AOO) is currently vulnerable to a remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2021-33035) recently discovered by security researcher Eugene Lim, and while the app's source code has been patched, the fix has only been made available as beta software and awaits an official release.
Azure users running Linux VMs may not be aware they have a severely vulnerable piece of management software installed on their machine by Microsoft, which can be remotely exploited in an incredibly surprising and equally stupid way. "This is a textbook RCE vulnerability that you would expect to see in the 90's -- it's highly unusual to have one crop up in 2021 that can expose millions of endpoints," Wiz security researcher Nir Ohfeld wrote.