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The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
Updated kdelibs packages that resolve several security flaws are now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5.
This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.
The kdelibs package provides libraries for the K Desktop Environment
Two cross-site-scripting flaws were found in the way Konqueror
processes certain HTML content. This could result in a malicious
attacker presenting misleading content to an unsuspecting user.
A flaw was found in the way Konqueror handled certain FTP PASV
commands. A malicious FTP server could use this flaw to perform a
rudimentary port-scan of machines behind a user's firewall.
Two Konqueror address spoofing flaws have been discovered. It was
possible for a malicious website to cause the Konqueror address bar to
display information which could trick a user into believing they are
at a different website than they actually are. (CVE-2007-3820,
Users of KDE should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain
backported patches to correct these issues.
See also :
Update the affected kdelibs, kdelibs-apidocs and / or kdelibs-devel
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
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