LibreOffice-from-Collabora 4.3 Release Notes

LibreOffice-from-Collabora 4.3 release is based on upstream LibreOffice 4.3 source code, thus it contains all fixes from the upstream libreoffice-4-3 branch, plus more fixes and backported stable features from higher releases.


Released on 2017-01-06

Most important fixes

We backported all security fixes from newer versions, that were applicable to LibreOffice-from-Collabora 4.3. These were mostly updates to 3rd party libraries: nss, neon, curl and expat.



Released on 2016-03-07

Most important fixes

  • Lotus Word Pro import filter out of bounds fixes, including fixes for CVE-2016-0795 and CVE-2016-0794
  • libxslt: added patch for CVE-2015-7995
  • upgraded libpng to 1.5.24 (fixes CVE-2015-7981 and CVE-2015-8126)
  • upgraded nss to 3.19.4


Released on 2015-09-29

Backported feature

Backported bugfixes


Released on 2015-07-12

Most important fixes

  • Do not allow documents to override global LinkUpdateMode setting
  • Avoid problems detecting HTML files with .xls extension
  • OS X sandboxing fixes
  • Various stability fixes


Released on 2015-06-01

Most important fixes

  • Calc: Fixed positioning of cell-anchored form controls and drawing objects (tdf#67712)
  • Fixed PDF export of transparent Writer frames (tdf#84294)
  • Various stability fixes
  • Fixed opening files via COM2 on Windows (e.g. opened from IE10) (tdf#66232)
  • Enable localized system dialogs on OS X (tdf#78834)


Released on 2015-04-20

Most important fixes

  • Upgrade internal OpenSSL to version 1.0.2a
  • Various stability fixes
  • OOXML Chart import fixes (handle different defaults of MS Office 2007 and OOXML standard)
  • Other OOXML import fixes, e.g. tdf#87488, tdf#90403, tdf#90404
  • Updated translations
  • Updated Spanish and Portuguese dictionaries


Released on 2015-03-17

Backported features

Most important fixes

  • OOXML Chart import fixes
  • RTF import and export fixes
  • Security fix in Hangul Word Processor import filter (CVE-2015-1774)