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|Posted: Sun Jun 29, 2014 9:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201406-34 ] KDE Libraries: Multiple vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: KDE Libraries: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201406-34)
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: June 29, 2014
Bug(s): #358025, #384227, #469140, #513726
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in KDE Libraries, the
worst of which could lead to man-in-the-middle attacks.
KDE is a feature-rich graphical desktop environment for Linux and
Unix-like operating systems. KDE Libraries contains libraries needed by
all KDE applications.
Vulnerable: < 4.12.5-r1
Unaffected: >= 4.12.5-r1
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in KDE Libraries. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could cause a man-in-the-middle attack via any
certificate issued by a legitimate certification authority. Furthermore,
a local attacker may gain knowledge of user passwords through an
There is no known workaround at this time.
All KDE users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=kde-base/kdelibs-4.12.5-r1"