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CVE-2011-3365 Detail

Description

The KDE SSL Wrapper (KSSL) API in KDE SC 4.6.0 through 4.7.1, and possibly earlier versions, does not use a certain font when rendering certificate fields in a security dialog, which allows remote attackers to spoof the common name (CN) of a certificate via rich text.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/29/2011

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20111003-1.txt Vendor Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:162
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-1364.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-1385.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=743054 Patch

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:kde:kde_sc:4.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:kde:kde_sc:4.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:kde:kde_sc:4.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:kde:kde_sc:4.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:kde:kde_sc:4.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:kde:kde_sc:4.6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:kde:kde_sc:4.7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:kde:kde_sc:4.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-3365
NVD Published Date:
11/29/2011
NVD Last Modified:
01/18/2012