English | Deutsch | Español | Português
 UserID:
 Passwd:
new user
 About:   Dedicated  | Advanced  | Standard  | Recurring  | No Risk  | Desktop  | Basic  | Single  | Security Seal  | FAQ
  Price/Feature Summary  | Order  | New Vulnerabilities  | Confidentiality  | Vulnerability Search
 Vulnerability   
Search   
    Search 61204 CVE descriptions
and 32582 test descriptions,
access 10,000+ cross references.
Tests   CVE   All  

Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.54406
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu USN-150-1 (kdelibs)
Summary:Ubuntu USN-150-1 (kdelibs)
Description:
The remote host is missing an update to kdelibs
announced via advisory USN-150-1.

==========================================================
A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:

Ubuntu 5.04 (Hoary Hedgehog)

The following packages are affected:

kdelibs4

The problem can be corrected by upgrading the affected package to
version 4:3.4.0-0ubuntu3.3. In general, a standard system upgrade is
sufficient to effect the necessary changes.

Details follow:

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:
http://www.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=USN-150-1

Risk factor : Medium
Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 14297
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2005-1920
Bugtraq: 20050718 [KDE Security Advisory]: Kate backup file permission leak (Google Search)
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=112171434023679&w=2
Debian Security Information: DSA-804 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-804
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/427976/100/0/threaded
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200611-21.xml
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-612.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2005:018 (Google Search)
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_18_sr.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14297
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9434
http://securitytracker.com/id?1014512
http://secunia.com/advisories/16099
http://secunia.com/advisories/23099
CopyrightCopyright (c) 2005 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com

This is only one of 32582 vulnerability tests in our test suite. Find out more about running a complete security audit.

To run a free test of this vulnerability against your system, register below.

New User Registration
Email:
UserID:
Passwd:
Please email me your monthly newsletters, informing the latest services, improvements & surveys.
Please email me a vulnerability test announcement whenever a new test is added.
   Privacy
Registered User Login
 
UserID:   
Passwd:  

 Forgot userid or passwd?
Email/Userid:




Home | About Us | Contact Us | Partner Programs | Privacy | Mailing Lists | Abuse
Security Audits | Managed DNS | Network Monitoring | Site Analyzer | Internet Research Reports
Web Probe | Whois

© 1998-2014 E-Soft Inc. All rights reserved.