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 >> USN150-1 : kdelibs vulnerability


Vulnerability Assessment Details

USN150-1 : 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 :

Kate and Kwrite create a backup file before saving a modified file.
These backup files were created with default permissions, even if the
original file had more strict permissions set, so that other local
users could possibly read the backup file even if they are not
permitted to read the original file.

Solution :

Upgrade to :
- kdelibs-3.4.0-0ubuntu3.3 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- kdelibs-bin-3.4.0-0ubuntu3.3 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- kdelibs-data-3.4.0-0ubuntu3.3 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- kdelibs4-3.4.0-0ubuntu3.3 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- kdelibs4-dev-3.4.0-0ubuntu3.3 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- kdelibs4-doc-3.4.0-0ubuntu3.3 (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

LENOVO INTEL XEON 8 CORE PROCESSOR E5-2650V2 FOR THINKSERVER RD540 RD640 03T7816
$375.0
LENOVO INTEL XEON 8 CORE PROCESSOR E5-2650V2 FOR THINKSERVER RD540 RD640 03T7816 pictureINTEL XEON 8 CORE PROCESSOR E5-2640V2 2.0GHZ 20MB CACHE 7.2 GT/S CM8063501288202
$295.0
INTEL XEON 8 CORE PROCESSOR E5-2640V2 2.0GHZ 20MB CACHE 7.2 GT/S CM8063501288202 pictureINTEL XEON CPU KIT E5-2650V2 8 CORE 8C 2.60GHZ FOR IBM SYSTEM X3550 M4 46W2776
$395.0
INTEL XEON CPU KIT E5-2650V2 8 CORE 8C 2.60GHZ FOR IBM SYSTEM X3550 M4 46W2776 pictureINTEL XEON CPU KIT E5-2650V2 8 CORE 2.60GHZ FOR DELL POWEREDGE C8220X E5-2650V2
$395.0
INTEL XEON CPU KIT E5-2650V2 8 CORE 2.60GHZ FOR DELL POWEREDGE C8220X E5-2650V2 picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.