openSUSE Security Update : kde4-kdnssd (openSUSE-SU-2010:1077-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of kdenetwork fixes several bugs, the security related
issues are :

- CVE-2010-1000: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N): CWE-22 The 'name'
attribute of the 'file' element of metalink files is not
properly sanitised this can be exploited to download
files to arbitrary directories.

- CVE-2008-4776: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): CWE-119 The included
libgadu version allowed remote servers to cause a denial
of service (crash) via a buffer over-read.

Non-security issues :

- bnc#653852: kopete: ICQ login broken; login server
changed

- bnc#516347: kopete cant connect to yahoo

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-12/msg00043.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=516347
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=525528
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=604709
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=653852

Solution :

Update the affected kde4-kdnssd packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53664 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4776
CVE-2010-1000

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