FreeBSD : konqueror -- Password Disclosure for SMB Shares (4593cb09-4c81-11d9-983e-000c6e8f12ef)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 18921


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


When browsing SMB shares with Konqueror, shares with authentication show up with hidden password in the browser bar. It is possible to store the URL as a shortcut on the desktop where the password is then available in plain text.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 18921

File Name: freebsd_pkg_4593cb094c8111d9983e000c6e8f12ef.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:kdebase, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:kdelibs, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2004/12/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/10/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1171

CERT: 305294