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Impact: Moderate
Public: 2011-10-03
Bugzilla: 743054: CVE-2011-3365 kdelibs: input validation failure in KSSL


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The KDE SSL Wrapper (KSSL) API in KDE SC 4.6.0 through 4.7.1, and possibly earlier versions, does not use a certain font when rendering certificate fields in a security dialog, which allows remote attackers to spoof the common name (CN) of a certificate via rich text.

Find out more about CVE-2011-3365 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 4.3
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: None

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (kdelibs) RHSA-2011:1385 October 19, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (kdelibs) RHSA-2011:1385 October 19, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (kdelibs) RHSA-2011:1364 October 11, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (kdelibs3) RHSA-2011:1385 October 19, 2011

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