FreeBSD : konquerer -- address bar spoofing (14ad2a28-66d2-11dc-b25f-02e0185f8d72)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 26085


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


The KDE development team reports :

The Konqueror address bar is vulnerable to spoofing attacks that are based on embedding white spaces in the url. In addition the address bar could be tricked to show an URL which it is intending to visit for a short amount of time instead of the current URL.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 26085

File Name: freebsd_pkg_14ad2a2866d211dcb25f02e0185f8d72.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/09/24

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

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: 2007/09/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/09/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3820, CVE-2007-4224, CVE-2007-4225

CWE: 59