CVE-2018-6790

Published: 07 February 2018

An issue was discovered in KDE Plasma Workspace before 5.12.0. dataengines/notifications/notificationsengine.cpp allows remote attackers to discover client IP addresses via a URL in a notification, as demonstrated by the src attribute of an IMG element.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 5.3

Status

Package Release Status
kde-workspace
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Does not exist

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) Does not exist

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was ignored [too intrusive])
plasma-workspace
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(4:5.12.1-0ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) Ignored
(too intrusive)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist

Patches:
Upstream: https://cgit.kde.org/plasma-workspace.git/commit/?id=5bc696b5abcdb460c1017592e80b2d7f6ed3107c
Upstream: https://cgit.kde.org/plasma-workspace.git/commit/?id=8164beac15ea34ec0d1564f0557fe3e742bdd938