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[DSA631] DSA-631-1 kdelibs Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Thiago Macieira discovered a vulnerability in the kioslave library,
which is part of kdelibs, which allows a remote attacker to execute
arbitrary FTP commands via an ftp:// URL that contains an URL-encoded
newline before the FTP command.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem will be fixed soon.
We recommend that you upgrade your kdelibs3 package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-631
Threat Level: High
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