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USN-2414-1: KDE-Runtime vulnerability

24 November 2014

KDE-Runtime could be made to run arbitrary javascript.



  • kde-runtime - runtime components from the official KDE release


Tim Brown and Darron Burton discovered that KDE-Runtime incorrectly handled
input validation. An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute
arbitrary javascript.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 12.04

After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make
all the necessary changes.