CVE-2018-6790

NameCVE-2018-6790
DescriptionAn issue was discovered in KDE Plasma Workspace before 5.12.0. dataengines/notifications/notificationsengine.cpp allows remote attackers to discover client IP addresses via a URL in a notification, as demonstrated by the src attribute of an IMG element.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
plasma-workspace (PTS)stretch (security), stretch4:5.8.6-2.1+deb9u1vulnerable
buster4:5.14.5.1-1fixed
bullseye, sid4:5.14.5.1-4fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
plasma-workspacesource(unstable)4:5.12.0-2

Notes

[stretch] - plasma-workspace <ignored> (Minor issue, too intrusive to backport)
https://phabricator.kde.org/D10188
https://cgit.kde.org/plasma-workspace.git/commit/?id=5bc696b5abcdb460c1017592e80b2d7f6ed3107c
https://cgit.kde.org/plasma-workspace.git/commit/?id=8164beac15ea34ec0d1564f0557fe3e742bdd938

Search for package or bug name: Reporting problems