Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : kdelibs (MDKSA-2007:076)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A bug was discovered in KJS where UTF8 decoding did not reject
overlong sequences. This vulnerability is similar to that discovered
by Andreas Nolden in QT3 and QT4, but at this current time there is no
known exploit for this issue.

Updated packages have been patched to address this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24942 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-076.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0242

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