Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2018 4:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201803-09 ] KDE Plasma Workspaces
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: KDE Plasma Workspaces: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201803-09)
Exploitable: local, remote
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in KDE Plasma Workspaces,
the worst of which allows local attackers to execute arbitrary commands.
KDE Plasma workspace is a widget based desktop environment designed to
be fast and efficient.
Vulnerable: < 5.11.5-r1
Unaffected: >= 5.11.5-r1
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in KDE Plasma Workspaces.
Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
An attacker could execute arbitrary commands via specially crafted thumb
drive’s volume labels or obtain sensitive information via specially
Users should mount removable devices with Dolphin instead of the device
Users should disable notifications.
All KDE Plasma Workspace users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose