Fedora 28 : qt5-qtwebengine (2018-b844991a97)

high Nessus Plugin ID 120733



The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


A QtWebEngine security update backporting security fixes from Chromium 65 (up to 65.0.3325.146). (The backports have been forward-ported from QtWebEngine 5.9.5 LTS.)

This update fixes the following security issues :

- CVE-2017-15429

- CVE-2018-6033 (claimed fixed in 5.10.1, but the fix was incomplete and had no effect; this update adds the missing part to make the fix effective)

- CVE-2018-6060

- CVE-2018-6062

- CVE-2018-6064

- CVE-2018-6069

- CVE-2018-6071

- CVE-2018-6073

- CVE-2018-6076

- CVE-2018-6079

- CVE-2018-6081

- CVE-2018-6082

- Chromium (security) Bug 770734

- Chromium (security) Bug 774833

- Chromium (security) Bug 798410

- Chromium (security) Bug 789764

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected qt5-qtwebengine package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 120733

File Name: fedora_2018-b844991a97.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/3/2019

Updated: 1/6/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:qt5-qtwebengine, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:28

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/26/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/28/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-15429, CVE-2018-6033, CVE-2018-6060, CVE-2018-6062, CVE-2018-6064, CVE-2018-6069, CVE-2018-6071, CVE-2018-6073, CVE-2018-6076, CVE-2018-6079, CVE-2018-6081, CVE-2018-6082