This bug was fixed in the package kdepimlibs - 4:4.13.3-0ubuntu0.3

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kdepimlibs (4:4.13.3-0ubuntu0.3) trusty-security; urgency=high

  * SECURITY UPDATE: KMail: HTML injection in plain text viewer
  * References (LP: #1631237)
  * CVE-2016-7966
  * Avoid transforming as a url in plain text mode when there is a quote
  * Add debian/patches/CVE-2016-7966.diff from upstream

 -- Scott Kitterman <sc...@kitterman.com>  Thu, 06 Oct 2016 23:50:44
-0400

** Changed in: kdepimlibs (Ubuntu Trusty)
       Status: Confirmed => Fix Released

** CVE added: http://www.cve.mitre.org/cgi-
bin/cvename.cgi?name=2016-7966

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Title:
  KMail: HTML injection in plain text viewer

Status in kdepimlibs package in Ubuntu:
  Invalid
Status in kdepimlibs source package in Precise:
  Confirmed
Status in kdepimlibs source package in Trusty:
  Fix Released
Status in kdepimlibs source package in Xenial:
  Invalid
Status in kdepimlibs source package in Yakkety:
  Invalid

Bug description:
  Through a malicious URL that contained a quote character it
  was possible to inject HTML code in KMail's plain text viewer.
  Due to the parser used on the URL it was not possible to include
  the equal sign (=) or a space into the injected HTML, which greatly
  reduces the available HTML functionality. Although it is possible
  to include an HTML comment indicator to hide content.

  Note: Affected package is kdepimlibs in 12.04 - 15.04 and it looks
  like both kcoreaddons and messagecomposer in later releases.

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