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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-3143

Visual truncation vulnerability in Konqueror 3.5.5 allows remote attackers to spoof the address bar and possibly conduct phishing attacks via a long hostname, which is truncated after a certain number of characters, as demonstrated by a phishing attack using HTTP Basic Authentication.
Publish Date : 2007-06-11 Last Update Date : 2008-11-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.4
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=252169 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-3143

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application KDE Konqueror 3.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
KDE Konqueror 1

- References For CVE-2007-3143

http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/34983
XF multiple-basic-authentication-spoofing(34983)
http://osvdb.org/43465
OSVDB 43465
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24352
BID 24352 Opera Web Browser Basic Authentication Server Domain Spoofing Vulnerability Release Date:2007-08-28
http://www.0x000000.com/?i=334

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-3143

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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