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CVE-2007-3820 Detail


konqueror/ in Konqueror 3.5.7 allows remote attackers to spoof the data: URI scheme in the address bar via a long URI with trailing whitespace, which prevents the beginning of the URI from being displayed.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/16/2007

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.6 LOW
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/05/2007)

This issue did not affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 or 3. For Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5, Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source SREASON 2905 External Source CONFIRM External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:176 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0905 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0909 External Source BUGTRAQ 20070713 Opera/Konqueror: data: URL scheme address bar spoofing Exploit External Source BUGTRAQ 20070714 Re: Opera/Konqueror: data: URL scheme address bar spoofing External Source BID 24912 External Source BID 24918 External Source SECTRACK 1018396 External Source UBUNTU USN-502-1 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2538 External Source XF opera-konqueror-addressbar-spoofing(35430) External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10345 External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-2361 External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-716

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