openSUSE Security Update : kde4-kdnssd (openSUSE-SU-2010:1077-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 53664
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of kdenetwork fixes several bugs, the security related issues are :

- CVE-2010-1000: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N): CWE-22 The 'name' attribute of the 'file' element of metalink files is not properly sanitised this can be exploited to download files to arbitrary directories.

- CVE-2008-4776: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): CWE-119 The included libgadu version allowed remote servers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a buffer over-read.

Non-security issues :

- bnc#653852: kopete: ICQ login broken; login server changed

- bnc#516347: kopete cant connect to yahoo


Update the affected kde4-kdnssd packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53664

File Name: suse_11_1_kde4-kdnssd-101119.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/5/2011

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kde4-kdnssd, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kde4-kget, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kde4-knewsticker, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kde4-kopete, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kde4-kopete-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kde4-kppp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kde4-krdc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kde4-krfb, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kdenetwork4, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kdenetwork4-filesharing, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 11/19/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4776, CVE-2010-1000

CWE: 119