kde, kdelibs, qt security update

ID CESA-2019:2606
Type centos
Reporter CentOS Project
Modified 2019-09-18T18:48:54


CentOS Errata and Security Advisory CESA-2019:2606

The K Desktop Environment (KDE) is a graphical desktop environment for the X Window System. The kdelibs packages include core libraries for the K Desktop Environment.

Security Fix(es):

  • kdelibs: malicious desktop files and configuration files lead to code execution with minimal user interaction (CVE-2019-14744)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Bug Fix(es):

  • kde.csh profile file contains bourne-shell code (BZ#1740042)

Merged security bulletin from advisories: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2019-September/035456.html http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2019-September/035457.html

Affected packages: kde-settings kde-settings-ksplash kde-settings-minimal kde-settings-plasma kde-settings-pulseaudio kdelibs kdelibs-apidocs kdelibs-common kdelibs-devel kdelibs-ktexteditor qt-settings

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