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CVE-2007-3820 Detail

Description

konqueror/konq_combo.cc 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

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3820
Original release date:
07/16/2007
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.6 LOW
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
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: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=248537 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
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2905 External Source SREASON 2905
http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20070816-1.txt External Source CONFIRM http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20070816-1.txt
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:176 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:176
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0905.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0905
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0909.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0909
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/473703/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20070713 Opera/Konqueror: data: URL scheme address bar spoofing
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/473712/100/0/threaded Exploit External Source BUGTRAQ 20070714 Re: Opera/Konqueror: data: URL scheme address bar spoofing
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24912 External Source BID 24912
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24918 External Source BID 24918
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018396 External Source SECTRACK 1018396
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-502-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-502-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2538 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2538
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/35430 External Source XF opera-konqueror-addressbar-spoofing(35430)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10345 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10345
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00022.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-2361
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00085.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-716

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10345
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10345

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:kde:konqueror:3.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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