Ubuntu 5.10 / 6.06 LTS / 6.10 : kdelibs vulnerabilities (USN-447-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 28044
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
A flaw was discovered in how Konqueror handled PASV FTP responses. If a user were tricked into visiting a malicious FTP server, a remote attacker could perform a port-scan of machines within the user's network, leading to private information disclosure. (CVE-2007-1564).
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SolutionUpdate the affected packages.