Debian DLA-2885-1 : qtsvg-opensource-src - LTS security update

medium Nessus Plugin ID 156964


The remote Debian host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The remote Debian 9 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the dla-2885 advisory.

- Qt SVG in Qt 5.0.0 through 5.15.2 and 6.0.0 through 6.2.1 has an out-of-bounds write in QtPrivate::QCommonArrayOps<QPainterPath::Element>::growAppend (called from QPainterPath::addPath and QPathClipper::intersect). (CVE-2021-45930)

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


Upgrade the qtsvg-opensource-src packages.

For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 5.7.1~20161021-2.1+deb9u1.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 156964

File Name: debian_DLA-2885.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/23/2022

Updated: 1/23/2022

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-45930


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libqt5svg5, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libqt5svg5-dev, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:qtsvg5-dbg, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:qtsvg5-doc, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:qtsvg5-doc-html, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:qtsvg5-examples, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/24/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/9/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-3481, CVE-2021-45930