Fedora Core 3 : kdelibs-3.3.1-2.14.FC3 (2005-594)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19230
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA flaw was discovered affecting Kate, the KDE advanced text editor, and Kwrite. Depending on system settings it may be possible for a local user to read the backup files created by Kate or Kwrite. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project assigned the name CVE-2005-1920 to this issue.
Users of Kate or Kwrite should update to this erratum package which contains a backported patch from the KDE security team correcting this issue.
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SolutionUpdate the affected kdelibs, kdelibs-debuginfo and / or kdelibs-devel packages.