View Full Version : USN-502-1: KDE vulnerabilities

August 24th, 2007, 09:40 PM
Referenced CVEs:
CVE-2007-3820, CVE-2007-4224, CVE-2007-4225

================================================== ========= Ubuntu Security Notice USN-502-1 August 23, 2007 kdebase, kdelibs vulnerabilities CVE-2007-3820, CVE-2007-4224, CVE-2007-4225 ================================================== ========= A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases: Ubuntu 6.06 LTS Ubuntu 6.10 Ubuntu 7.04 This advisory also applies to the corresponding versions of Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and Xubuntu. The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 6.06 LTS: kdelibs4c2a 4:3.5.2-0ubuntu18.5 konqueror 4:3.5.2-0ubuntu27.1 Ubuntu 6.10: kdelibs4c2a 4:3.5.5-0ubuntu3.5 konqueror 4:3.5.5-0ubuntu3.5 Ubuntu 7.04: kdelibs4c2a 4:3.5.6-0ubuntu14.1 konqueror 4:3.5.6-0ubuntu20.2 After a standard system upgrade you need to restart your session to effect the necessary changes. Details follow: It was discovered that Konqueror could be tricked into displaying incorrect URLs. Remote attackers could exploit this to increase their chances of tricking a user into visiting a phishing URL, which could lead to credential theft.

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