Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 14.04 LTS : kde4libs vulnerability (USN-3223-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2017 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Itzik Kotler, Yonatan Fridburg, and Amit Klein discovered that
KDE-Libs incorrectly handled certain PAC files. A remote attacker
could possibly use this issue to obtain sensitive information.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

Update the affected kdelibs5-plugins package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97658 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-6410

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