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Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2012 14:06:40 +0200
From: David Faure <faure@....org>
To: laurent Montel <montel@....org>
Cc: Vincent Danen <vdanen@...hat.com>, oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, Marc Deslauriers <marc.deslauriers@...onical.com>, coley@...us.mitre.org, security@...ntu.com
Subject: Re: CVE Request: KDE Pim

On Tuesday 17 July 2012 10:18:06 laurent Montel wrote:
> Security problem is that we allows to use javascript.
> In 4.4 we don't have it.

And here's a testcase for the actual bug.
In kmail, Ctrl+O, open this .mbox, click on the HTML version, enable HTML 
rendering, a javascript messagebox pops up.
Not sure what can really be exploited here (xmlhttprequest?), but at least 
this way one can prove that 4.4 isn't affected, and test the 4.9 fix.

-- 
David Faure, faure@....org, http://www.davidfaure.fr
Sponsored by Nokia to work on KDE, incl. KDE Frameworks 5

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