Upstream information

CVE-2009-1725 at MITRE


WebKit in Apple Safari before 4.0.2, as used on iPhone OS before 3.1, iPhone OS before 3.1.1 for iPod touch, and other platforms; KHTML in kdelibs in KDE; QtWebKit (aka Qt toolkit); and possibly other products do not properly handle numeric character references, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted HTML document.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 541632 [RESOLVED / INVALID], 600464 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 600468 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 600469 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 601349 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11
  • kdelibs3 >= 3.5.10-23.30.1
  • kdelibs3-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.30.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style >= 3.5.10-23.30.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.30.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style-x86 >= 3.5.10-23.30.1
  • kdelibs3-x86 >= 3.5.10-23.30.1
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.1.3-8.21.1
  • kdelibs4-core >= 4.1.3-8.21.1
  • libkde4 >= 4.1.3-8.21.1
  • libkde4-32bit >= 4.1.3-8.21.1
  • libkde4-x86 >= 4.1.3-8.21.1
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.1.3-8.21.1
  • libkdecore4-32bit >= 4.1.3-8.21.1
  • libkdecore4-x86 >= 4.1.3-8.21.1

Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SLED-10-SP3 kdegraphics3 Released
SLED-10-SP3 kdelibs3 Released
SLES-10-SP3 kdegraphics3 Released
SLES-10-SP3 kdelibs3 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 kdelibs3 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 kdelibs3 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 kdelibs4 Released