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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
A flaw was found in the way the KDE CSS parser handled content for the
CSS 'style' attribute. A remote attacker could create a specially
crafted CSS equipped HTML page, which once visited by an unsuspecting
user, could cause a denial of service (Konqueror crash) or,
potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user
running Konqueror. (CVE-2009-1698)
The desktop must be restarted (log out, then log back in) for this
update to take effect.
See also :
Update the affected kdelibs and / or kdelibs-devel packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60605 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2009-1698
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