Monday, March 22, 2021

CVE-2021-28117

Description

libdiscover/backends/KNSBackend/KNSResource.cpp in KDE Discover before 5.21.3 automatically creates links to potentially dangerous URLs (that are neither https:// nor http://) based on the content of the store.kde.org web site. (5.18.7 is also a fixed version.)

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Resourcehttps://github.com/KDE/discover/releaseshttps://invent.kde.org/plasma/discover/commit/94478827aab63d2e2321f0ca9ec5553718798e60https://kde.org/info/security/advisory-20210310-1.txthttps://userbase.kde.org/Discover
 

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