openSUSE 15 Security Update : qt6-networkauth (openSUSE-SU-2024:0138-1)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 197916



The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The remote openSUSE 15 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the openSUSE- SU-2024:0138-1 advisory.

- CVE-2024-36048: Fixed data race and poor seeding in generateRandomString() (boo#1224782).

Tenable has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory.

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 libQt6NetworkAuth6, qt6-networkauth-devel, qt6-networkauth-examples and / or qt6-networkauth- private-devel packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 197916

File Name: openSUSE-2024-0138-1.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/25/2024

Updated: 5/25/2024

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2024-36048


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:qt6-networkauth-examples, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:qt6-networkauth-private-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libqt6networkauth6, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:qt6-networkauth-devel

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/24/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/18/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2024-36048