CVE-2017-5992

Priority
Description
Openpyxl 2.4.1 resolves external entities by default, which allows remote
attackers to conduct XXE attacks via a crafted .xlsx document.
Ubuntu-Description
It was discovered that openpyxl incorrectly handled certain documents. A
remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service
or other unspecified impact.
Notes
Package
Upstream:released (2.3.0-3)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needs-triage)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.4.9-1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (2.4.9-1)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected (2.4.9-1)
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Updated: 2020-01-29 18:48:48 UTC (commit 40f18bf14da5fb50662e1f861ea594a462b207fe)