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233592: CVE-2007-1564 FTP protocol PASV design flaw affects konqueror

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The FTP protocol implementation in Konqueror 3.5.5 allows remote servers to force the client to connect to other servers, perform a proxied port scan, or obtain sensitive information by specifying an alternate server address in an FTP PASV response.

Find out more about CVE-2007-1564 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


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.

More information regarding issue severity can be found here:

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kdelibs) RHSA-2007:0909 2007-10-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kdelibs) RHSA-2007:0909 2007-10-08
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