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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200404-02
(KDE Personal Information Management Suite Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability)
A buffer overflow may occur in KDE-PIM's VCF file reader when a maliciously
crafted VCF file is opened by a user on a vulnerable system.
A remote attacker may unauthorized access to a user's personal data or
execute commands with the user's privileges.
A workaround is not currently known for this issue. All users are advised
to upgrade to the latest version of the affected package.
See also :
KDE users should upgrade to version 3.1.5 or later:
# emerge sync
# emerge -pv '>=kde-base/kde-3.1.5'
# emerge '>=kde-base/kde-3.1.5'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 14467 (gentoo_GLSA-200404-02.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2003-0988