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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2004-1171
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 09:16:45
Published 10 Jan 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2004-1171

Summary

KDE 3.2.x and 3.3.0 through 3.3.2, when saving credentials that are (1) manually entered by the user or (2) created by the SMB protocol handler, stores those credentials for plaintext in the user's .desktop file, which may be created with world-readable permissions, which could allow local users to obtain usernames and passwords for remote resources such as SMB shares.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Kde 3.2

  • Kde 3.2.1

  • Kde 3.2.2

  • Kde 3.2.3

  • Kde 3.3

  • Kde 3.3.1

  • Kde 3.3.2

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 10.0

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 10.1

  • Redhat Fedora Core Core 2.0

  • Redhat Fedora Core Core 3.0


References

CERT-VN - VU#305294

BID - 11866

MISC - http://www.sec-consult.com/index.php?id=118

CONFIRM - http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20041209-1.txt

BUGTRAQ - 20041129 Password Disclosure for SMB Shares in KDE's Konqueror

XF - kde-smb-password-plaintext(18267)

OSVDB - 12248

MANDRAKE - MDKSA-2004:150

GENTOO - GLSA-200412-16

CIAC - P-051

SECTRACK - 1012471

SECUNIA - 13560

SECUNIA - 13486

SECUNIA - 13477

BUGTRAQ - 20041209 KDE Security Advisory: plain text password exposure


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