KDE Libraries: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 201406-34 / kdelibs
||June 29, 2014
||June 29, 2014: 1
All supported architectures
#358025, #384227, #469140, #513726
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in KDE Libraries, the
worst of which could lead to man-in-the-middle attacks.
KDE is a feature-rich graphical desktop environment for Linux and
Unix-like operating systems. KDE Libraries contains libraries needed by
all KDE applications.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in KDE Libraries. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could cause a man-in-the-middle attack via any
certificate issued by a legitimate certification authority. Furthermore,
a local attacker may gain knowledge of user passwords through an
There is no known workaround at this time.
All KDE users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=kde-base/kdelibs-4.12.5-r1"