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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0019

Original release date: 01/20/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Heap-based buffer overflow in the encodeURI and decodeURI functions in the kjs JavaScript interpreter engine in KDE 3.2.0 through 3.5.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted, UTF-8 encoded URI.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:003
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 22659
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18570
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2006-045-05
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18561
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18552
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:019
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200601-11
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060119 [KDE Security Advisory] kjs encodeuri/decodeuri heap overflow
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 16325
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18500
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11858
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18540
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18559
External Source: XF
Name: kde-kjs-bo(24242)
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-245-1
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-948
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20060119-1.txt
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0184
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18899
External Source: SREASON
Name: 364
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015512
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-0265
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: ftp://ftp.kde.org/pub/kde/security_patches/post-3.4.3-kdelibs-kjs.diff
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:178606
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18583

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11858
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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