Fedora Core 10 FEDORA-2009-8020 (kdelibs3)

Published: 2009-07-29 17:28:37
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Technical Details:
Update Information: This update fixes several security issues in the KDE 3 compatibility version of KHTML (CVE-2009-1725, CVE-2009-1690, CVE-2009-1687, CVE-2009-1698, CVE-2009-2537) which may lead to a denial of service or potentially even arbitrary code execution. In addition, the Linux Distribution Package was fixed to build with the latest version of automake, and the following fixes and improvements were merged from the Fedora 11 Linux Distribution Package: * slight speedup to /etc/profile.d/kde.sh, * fixed unowned directories, * fixed harmless (as the file contents match) file conflicts with KDE 4.2.x, * fixed build with GCC 4.4 (but this Linux Distribution Package is built with Fedora 10's GCC 4.3.2), * moved Qt Designer plugins to the runtime Linux Distribution Package as they can be needed at runtime (e.g. by PyKDE programs), * kdelibs3-apidocs is now a noarch subLinux Distribution Package. ChangeLog: * Sun Jul 26 2009 Kevin Kofler - 3.5.10-13 - fix CVE-2009-2537 - select length DoS - fix CVE-2009-1725 - crash, possible ACE in numeric character references - fix CVE-2009-1690 - crash, possible ACE in KHTML ( use-after-free) - fix CVE-2009-1687 - possible ACE in KJS (FIXME: still crashes?) - fix CVE-2009-1698 - crash, possible ACE in CSS style attribute handling * Fri Jul 24 2009 Fedora Release Engineering - 3.5.10-12 - Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_12_Mass_Rebuild * Sat Jul 18 2009 Rex Dieter - 3.5.10-12 - FTBFS kdelibs3-3.5.10-11.fc11 (#511571) - -devel: Requires: %{name}%_isa ...

Recommendations:
Apply the appropriate updates. This update can be installed with the yum update program. Use su -c 'yum update kdelibs3' at the command line. For more information, refer to Managing Software with yum, available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/. https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=FEDORA-2009-8020

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to kdelibs3 announced via advisory FEDORA-2009-8020.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1725
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1690
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1687
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1698
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-2537

References:

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=513813
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=505571
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=506453
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=506469
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512911

Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3
Published
2009-07-29
Modified
2017-07-10
Category
Fedora Local Security Checks

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