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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-4512

The CSS parser (khtml/css/cssparser.cpp) in Konqueror in KDE 4.7.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly read memory via a crafted font face source, related to "type confusion."
Publish Date : 2020-02-08 Last Update Date : 2020-02-14
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 843

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2012-10-11 2012-10-30
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-1418 -- kdelibs security update (critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27222 unix
ELSA-2012-1416 -- kdelibs security update (critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27310 unix
ELSA-2012:1418: kdelibs security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23067 unix
RHSA-2012:1416 -- kdelibs security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27156 unix
RHSA-2012:1416: kdelibs security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20121416 unix
RHSA-2012:1418: kdelibs security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21385 unix
RHSA-2012:1418: kdelibs security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20121418 unix
SUSE-SU-2013:1559-1 -- Security update for kdelibs4 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25329 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-2012-4512

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application KDE KDE 4.7.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 6.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Enterprise Linux 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 1

- References For CVE-2012-4512

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-4512

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