This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
This erratum provides updated KDE packages that resolve a security
issue in Konquerer.
KDE is a graphical desktop environment for the X Window System.
Konqueror is the file manager for the K Desktop Environment.
George Staikos reported that Konqueror may inadvertently send
authentication credentials to websites other than the intended website
in clear text via the HTTP-referer header. This can occur when
authentication credentials are passed as part of a URL in the form
Users of Konqueror are advised to upgrade to these erratum packages,
which contain a backported security patch correcting this issue.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 12409 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2003-0459