openSUSE Security Update : kdebase4-runtime / kdelibs4 / konversation / etc (openSUSE-2015-251)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

KDE and QT were updated to fix security issues and bugs.

The following vulerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2014-0190: Malformed GIF files could have crashed QT
based applications

- CVE-2015-0295: Malformed BMP files could have crashed QT
based applications

- CVE-2014-8600: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS)
vulnerabilities in the KDE runtime could have allowed
remote attackers to insert arbitrary web script or HTML
via crafted URIs using one of several supported URL
schemes

- CVE-2014-8483: A missing size check in the Blowfish ECB
could have lead to a crash of Konversation or 11 byte
information leak

- CVE-2014-3494: The KMail POP3 kioslave accepted invalid
certifiates and allowed a man-in-the-middle (MITM)
attack

Additionally, Konversation was updated to 1.5.1 to fix bugs.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=875470
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=883374
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=902670
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=905742
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=921999

Solution :

Update the affected kdebase4-runtime / kdelibs4 / konversation / etc packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82014 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0190
CVE-2014-3494
CVE-2014-8483
CVE-2014-8600
CVE-2015-0295

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