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CVE-2007-4225 Detail

Description

Visual truncation vulnerability in KDE Konqueror 3.5.7 allows remote attackers to spoof the URL address bar via an http URI with a large amount of whitespace in the user/password portion.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/08/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4225
Original release date:
08/08/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.8 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/09/2007)

Not vulnerable. Not vulnerable. These issues did not affect the versions of konqueror as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2007-August/065101.html External Source FULLDISC 20070806 Konqueror: URL address bar spoofing vulnerabilities
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2982 External Source SREASON 2982
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018579 External Source SECTRACK 1018579
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.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-502-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-502-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2807 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2807
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/35829 External Source XF konqueror-data-spoofing(35829)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1615 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1615
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/msg00084.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-716

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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