USN-502-1: KDE vulnerabilities

26 August 2007

KDE vulnerabilities



  • kdebase -
  • kdelibs -


It was discovered that Konqueror could be tricked into displaying
incorrect URLs. Remote attackers could exploit this to increase their
chances of tricking a user into visiting a phishing URL, which could
lead to credential theft.

Update instructions

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

Ubuntu 7.04
Ubuntu 6.10
Ubuntu 6.06

After a standard system upgrade you need to restart your session to
effect the necessary changes.