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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-1511

Original release date: 05/17/2010
Last revised: 12/10/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

KGet 2.4.2 in KDE SC 4.0.0 through 4.4.3 does not properly request download confirmation from the user, which makes it easier for remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a crafted metalink file.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.4 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/AU:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 39528
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20100513 Secunia Research: KDE KGet Insecure File Operation Vulnerability
External Source: XF
Name: kde-metalink-file-overwrite(58629)
External Source: MISC
Name: http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2010-70/
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-938-1
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20100514 Re: Secunia Research: KDE KGet Insecure File Operation Vulnerability
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-3096
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 39787
Type: Advisory
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100513 KDENetwork vulnerabilities
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1142
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1023984
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-18029
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1144
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 64689
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20100513-1.txt
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 40141

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:kde:kget:2.4.2
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* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.4.0
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.3.0
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.2.2
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.1.2
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:3.5.10
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.4.1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.3.5
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.3.4
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.3.1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.0:beta3
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.0:alpha1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.0:alpha2
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:2.2.0
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.2
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.3
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.4
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.5
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.1.0:alpha1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.1.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.1.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.1.0:rc
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.1.0
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.1.3
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.1.4
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.2:rc
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.2:beta2
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.1.96
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.1.85
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.1.80
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.4.3
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.0:beta4
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.0.0
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.2.1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.2.0
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.2.3
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.1.1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.3.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.3.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.3.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.3.0:beta3
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.2.4
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.4.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.4.0:rc3
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.4.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.4.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.3.3
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.4.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.3.0:rc3
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.3.2
* cpe:/a:kde:kde_sc:4.4.2
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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)