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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-1168

Original release date: 04/18/2011
Last revised: 02/20/2014


Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the KHTMLPart::htmlError function in khtml/khtml_part.cpp in Konqueror in KDE SC 4.4.0 through 4.6.1 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the URI in a URL corresponding to an unavailable web site.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
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

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20110412 Re: [Full-disclosure] Medium severity flaw in Konqueror
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0928
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 47304
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20110411 Medium severity flaw in Konqueror
External Source: SREASON
Name: 8208
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2011:009
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1025322
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0927
Type: Advisory
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2011-101-02
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.nth-dimension.org.uk/pub/NDSA20110321.txt.asc
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0990
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=695398
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1110-1
External Source: XF
Name: konqueror-khtmlparthtmlerror-xss(66697)
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2011:075
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20110411-1.txt
Type: Advisory; Exploit

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)