Ubuntu 12.04 LTS : kdepimlibs vulnerability (USN-3100-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 94044
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionRoland Tapken discovered that the KDE-PIM Libraries incorrectly filtered URLs. A remote attacker could use this issue to perform an HTML injection attack in the KMail plain text viewer.
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SolutionUpdate the affected libkpimutils4 package.