GLSA-201311-14 : QtCore, QtGui: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201311-14
(QtCore, QtGui: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in QtCore and QtGui.
Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted file
with an application linked against QtCore or QtGui, possibly resulting in
execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a
Denial of Service condition. Furthermore, a remote attacker might employ
a specially crafted certificate to conduct man-in-the-middle attacks on
SSL connections.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a00ee90a
http://www.nessus.org/u?283acef0
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201311-14.xml

Solution :

All QtCore users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-qt/qtcore-4.8.4-r2'
All QtGui users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-qt/qtgui-4.8.4-r1'
Packages which depend on this library may need to be recompiled. Tools
such as revdep-rebuild may assist in identifying some of these packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71073 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49723
57772

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3193
CVE-2013-0254