Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.04 : kde4libs vulnerability (USN-1842-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

It was discovered that KIO would sometimes display web authentication
credentials under certain error conditions. If a user were tricked
into opening a specially crafted web page, an attacker could
potentially exploit this to expose confidential information.

Solution :

Update the affected libkio5 package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66691 ()

Bugtraq ID: 59808

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2074