Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : kdelibs (MDKSA-2007:072)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24940


The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


The FTP protocol implementation in Konqueror 3.5.5 allows remote servers to force the client to connect to other servers, perform a proxied port scan, or obtain sensitive information by specifying an alternate server address in a FTP PASV command.

Updated packages have been patched to address this issue.


Update the affected packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 24940

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2007-072.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/04/05

Modified: 2015/03/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:kdelibs-common, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:kdelibs-devel-doc, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64kdecore4, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64kdecore4-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libkdecore4, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libkdecore4-devel, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2007

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/03/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1564

BID: 23091

MDKSA: 2007:072