Upstream information

CVE-2005-1920 at MITRE

Description

The (1) Kate and (2) Kwrite applications in KDE KDE 3.2.x through 3.4.0 do not properly set the same permissions on the backup file as were set on the original file, which could allow local users and possibly remote attackers to obtain sensitive information.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 225747 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 96043 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • kdelibs3 >= 3.2.1-44.55
  • kdelibs3-devel >= 3.2.1-44.55
suse91.s390
suse91.ia64
suse91.ppc
suse91.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 10353
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
  • kdelibs3 >= 3.2.1-44.55
  • kdelibs3-devel >= 3.2.1-44.55
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • kdelibs3 >= 3.2.1-44.55
  • kdelibs3-32bit >= 9.1-200507231731
  • kdelibs3-devel >= 3.2.1-44.55
SUSE LINUX 9.2
  • kdelibs3 >= 3.3.0-34.9
  • kdelibs3-32bit >= 9.2-200507230712
  • kdelibs3-devel >= 3.3.0-34.9
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • kdelibs3 >= 3.4.0-20.7
  • kdelibs3-32bit >= 9.3-7.3
  • kdelibs3-devel >= 3.4.0-20.7