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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-3820

konqueror/ in Konqueror 3.5.7 allows remote attackers to spoof the data: URI scheme in the address bar via a long URI with trailing whitespace, which prevents the beginning of the URI from being displayed.
Publish Date : 2007-07-16 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied 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

This issue did not affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 or 3. For Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5, Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2007-07-17 2007-07-14
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2007:0905: kdebase security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22556 unix
ELSA-2007:0909: kdelibs security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22442 unix
konqueror/ in Konqueror 3.5.7 allows remote attackers to spoof the data: URI scheme in the address bar via ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10345 unix
RHSA-2007:0905: kdebase security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070905 unix
RHSA-2007:0909: kdelibs security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070909 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-3820

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application KDE Konqueror 3.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
KDE Konqueror 1

- References For CVE-2007-3820
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0905
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0909
BID 24918 RETIRED: Konqueror Web Browser Data: URL Scheme Address Bar Spoofing Vulnerability Release Date:2007-07-16
BID 24912 KDE Konqueror Address Bar URI Spoofing Vulnerability Release Date:2007-10-09
SECTRACK 1018396
XF opera-konqueror-addressbar-spoofing(35430)
OSVDB 37242
BUGTRAQ 20070713 Opera/Konqueror: data: URL scheme address bar spoofing
BUGTRAQ 20070714 Re: Opera/Konqueror: data: URL scheme address bar spoofing
VUPEN ADV-2007-2538

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-3820

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