openSUSE 15 Security Update : libqt5-qtsvg (openSUSE-SU-2021:1371-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 154209



The remote SUSE host is missing a security update.


The remote SUSE Linux SUSE15 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the openSUSE-SU-2021:1371-1 advisory.

- A flaw was found in Qt. An out-of-bounds read vulnerability was found in QRadialFetchSimd in qt/qtbase/src/gui/painting/qdrawhelper_p.h in Qt/Qtbase. While rendering and displaying a crafted Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file this flaw may lead to an unauthorized memory access. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to data confidentiality and the application availability. (CVE-2021-3481)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 154209

File Name: openSUSE-2021-1371.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/19/2021

Updated: 11/28/2023

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.0


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.6

Temporal Score: 5.2

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-3481


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libqt5svg5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libqt5svg5-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libqt5-qtsvg-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libqt5-qtsvg-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libqt5-qtsvg-examples, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libqt5-qtsvg-private-headers-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.2

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/18/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/18/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-3481