Ubuntu 5.10 / 6.06 LTS / 6.10 : kdelibs vulnerability (USN-420-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

Jose Avila III and Robert Tasarz discovered that the KDE HTML library
did not correctly parse HTML comments inside the 'title' tag. By
tricking a Konqueror user into visiting a malicious website, an
attacker could bypass cross-site scripting protections.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 28012 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0537