Qt Vulnerabilities Fixed in Four Ubuntu OSes

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http://news.softpedia.com – On February 14, Canonical published in a security notice details about Qt vulnerabilities for its Ubuntu 12.10, Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Ubuntu 11.10 and Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx) operating systems. According to Canonical, several security issues were fixed in Qt. For example, Richard J. Moore and Peter Hartmann discovered that Qt allowed redirecting requests from http to file schemes. If an attacker were able to perform a man-in-the-middle attack, this flaw could be exp... (read more) (General)