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Category:Mandrake Local Security Checks
Title:Mandrake Security Advisory MDKSA-2004:154 (kdelibs)

The remote host is missing an update to kdelibs
announced via advisory MDKSA-2004:154.

A vulnerability in the Konqueror webbrowser was discovered where an
untrusted java applet could escalate privileges (through JavaScript
calling into Java code). This includes the reading and writing of
files with the privileges of the user running the applet.

The provided packages have been patched to correct this problem.

Affected versions: 10.0, 10.1

To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

Risk factor : Medium

CVSS Score:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2004-1145
Bugtraq: 20041220 KDE Security Advisory: Konqueror Java Vulnerability (Google Search)
CERT/CC vulnerability note: VU#420222
XForce ISS Database: konqueror-sandbox-restriction-bypass(18596)
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