Ubuntu 7.10 : qt4-x11 vulnerability (USN-579-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

It was discovered that QSslSocket did not properly verify SSL
certificates. A remote attacker may be able to trick applications
using QSslSocket into accepting invalid SSL certificates.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31164 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5965