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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
Description Last Modified:  08/08/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides unauthorized access
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
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2007-August/065101.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2982
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018579
http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20070816-1.txt
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:176
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-502-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2807
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/35829
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1615
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00022.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00084.html

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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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4225
NVD Published Date:
08/08/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017