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FS#42775 - [kwebkitpart] insufficient input validation security fix

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Andrea Scarpino (BaSh) - Thursday, 13 November 2014, 16:00 GMT
Last edited by Andrea Scarpino (BaSh) - Friday, 14 November 2014, 13:07 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Upstream Bugs
Status Closed
Assigned To Andrea Scarpino (BaSh)
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


kwebkitpart and the bookmarks:// io slave were not sanitizing input correctly allowing to some javascript being executed on the context of the referenced hostname. For example going to bookmarks://'><script>alert('bookmarks'+document.domain);</script>; in Konqueror makes a Javascript alert popup.

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Closed by  Andrea Scarpino (BaSh)
Friday, 14 November 2014, 13:07 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  kwebkitpart 1.3.4-3