AlmaLinux 8 : qt5-qtbase (ALSA-2022:1796)

high Nessus Plugin ID 161147


The remote AlmaLinux host is missing a security update.


The remote AlmaLinux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the ALSA-2022:1796 advisory.

- Qt 5.x before 5.15.6 and 6.x through 6.1.2 has an out-of-bounds write in QOutlineMapper::convertPath (called from QRasterPaintEngine::fill and QPaintEngineEx::stroke). (CVE-2021-38593)

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: 161147

File Name: alma_linux_ALSA-2022-1796.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 5/12/2022

Updated: 5/12/2022

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-38593


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-qtbase, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-qtbase-common, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-qtbase-devel, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-qtbase-examples, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-qtbase-gui, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-qtbase-mysql, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-qtbase-odbc, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-qtbase-postgresql, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:qt5-qtbase-private-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: 5/10/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/12/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-38593

ALSA: 2022:1796