Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Ubuntu Local Security Checks >> USN114-1 : kdelibs vulnerability


Vulnerability Assessment Details

USN114-1 : kdelibs vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
kdelibs vulnerability

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

These remote packages are missing security patches :
- kdelibs
- kdelibs-bin
- kdelibs-data
- kdelibs4
- kdelibs4-dev
- kdelibs4-doc


Description :

Bruno Rohee discovered a buffer overflow in the PCX decoder of kimgio.
If a possible hacker tricked a user into loading a malicious PCX image with
a KDE application, he could exploit this to execute arbitrary code
with the rights of the user opening the image.

Solution :

Upgrade to :
- kdelibs-3.4.0-0ubuntu3.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- kdelibs-bin-3.4.0-0ubuntu3.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- kdelibs-data-3.4.0-0ubuntu3.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- kdelibs4-3.4.0-0ubuntu3.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- kdelibs4-dev-3.4.0-0ubuntu3.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- kdelibs4-doc-3.4.0-0ubuntu3.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)



Network Security Threat Level: High


Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

VINTAGE APPLE COMPUTER EDUCATION PIN ADVERTISING MAC MACINTOSH 80s CD
$4.99
VINTAGE APPLE COMPUTER EDUCATION PIN ADVERTISING MAC MACINTOSH 80s CD pictureLOT OF 4 VINTAGE EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES TEACHER STUDENT APPLE CD ROM SOFTWARE
$69.0
LOT OF 4 VINTAGE EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES TEACHER STUDENT APPLE CD ROM SOFTWARE  pictureVintage Claris Apple Macintosh Mac Write II DEMO Software IN ORIGINAL BOX
$159.0
Vintage Claris Apple Macintosh Mac Write II DEMO Software IN ORIGINAL BOX  pictureVINTAGE SUNBURST FIELD TRIP IN THE SKY APPLE TEACHER STUDENT CD ROM SOFTWARE
$59.0
VINTAGE SUNBURST FIELD TRIP IN THE SKY  APPLE TEACHER STUDENT CD ROM SOFTWARE  picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.