AlmaLinux 8 : qt5 (ALSA-2020:1665)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 157627


The remote AlmaLinux host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote AlmaLinux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the ALSA-2020:1665 advisory.

- An issue was discovered in Qt before 5.11.3. A malformed SVG image causes a segmentation fault in qsvghandler.cpp. (CVE-2018-19869)

- An issue was discovered in Qt before 5.11.3. There is QTgaFile Uncontrolled Resource Consumption.

- An issue was discovered in Qt 5.11. A malformed PPM image causes a division by zero and a crash in qppmhandler.cpp. (CVE-2018-19872)

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: Medium

ID: 157627

File Name: alma_linux_ALSA-2020-1665.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 2/9/2022

Updated: 5/6/2022

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-19872


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-19871

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:python3-qt5-devel, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-devel, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-qtdeclarative-static, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-qtquickcontrols2-devel, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-qtwayland-devel, cpe:/o:alma:linux:8

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/28/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/4/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-19869, CVE-2018-19871, CVE-2018-19872

ALSA: 2020:1665