Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3223-1
9th March, 2017
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its
- Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
KDE-Libs could be made to expose sensitive information over the network.
– KDE 4 core applications and libraries
Itzik Kotler, Yonatan Fridburg, and Amit Klein discovered that KDE-Libs
incorrectly handled certain PAC files. A remote attacker could possibly use
this issue to obtain sensitive information.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
- Ubuntu 14.04 LTS:
- Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
To update your system, please follow these instructions:
After a standard system update you need to reboot your computer to make
all the necessary changes.