Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : konqueror (MDKSA-2007:176)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

konqueror/konq_combo.cc in Konqueror 3.5.7 allows remote attackers to
spoof the data: URI scheme in the address bar via a long URI with
trailing whitespace, which prevents the beginning of the URI from
being displayed. (CVE-2007-3820)

KDE Konqueror 3.5.7 allows remote attackers to spoof the URL address
bar by calling setInterval with a small interval and changing the
window.location property. (CVE-2007-4224)

Visual truncation vulnerability in KDE Konqueror 3.5.7 allows remote
attackers to spoof the URL address bar via an http URI with a large
amount of whitespace in the user/password portion. (CVE-2007-4225)

Updated packages fix these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 26008 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-176.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 24912

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3820
CVE-2007-4224
CVE-2007-4225

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