Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 14.04 LTS : kde4libs vulnerability (USN-3223-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97658
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionItzik Kotler, Yonatan Fridburg, and Amit Klein discovered that KDE-Libs incorrectly handled certain PAC files. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to obtain sensitive information.
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SolutionUpdate the affected kdelibs5-plugins package.