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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-4224

Original release date: 08/08/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


KDE Konqueror 3.5.7 allows remote attackers to spoof the URL address bar by calling setInterval with a small interval and changing the window.location property.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/05/2007)
Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=251708 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070806 Re: Konqueror: URL address bar spoofing vulnerabilities
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070806 Re: Konqueror: URL address bar spoofingvulnerabilities
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-502-1
External Source: BID
Name: 25219
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:176
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0905
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20070816-1.txt
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20070806 Konqueror: URL address bar spoofing vulnerabilities
External Source: XF
Name: konqueror-setinterval-spoofing(35828)
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070806 Konqueror: URL address bar spoofing vulnerabilities
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2807
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1615
External Source: SREASON
Name: 2982
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0909
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070807 Re: [Full-disclosure] Konqueror: URL address bar spoofing vulnerabilities
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-716
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018579
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9879
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-2361
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2007:021

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9879
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
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* cpe:/a:kde:konqueror:3.5.7

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