Fedora 11 : qt-4.6.2-8.fc11 (2010-4524)

High Nessus Plugin ID 47365


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update fixes several WebKit security issues: * CVE-2010-0046: CSS format() argument memory corruption * CVE-2010-0049: Use of free()d line boxes in mixed LTR/RTL text * CVE-2010-0050: Crash at HTMLParser after handling misnested style tags * CVE-2010-0051 (CVE-2010-0651):
Remote information disclosure * CVE-2010-0052: Cached page can result in accessing a destroyed HTMLInputElement

- CVE-2010-0054: Use of stale HTMLImageElement pointer This update includes bugfixes: * fixes the build on SPARC64 and possibly some other non-x86 64-bit platforms, * makes tablet detection work with the new wacom drivers, * makes the QtMultimedia low-level sound API work (by enabling the ALSA backend), and new features: * adds Provides for qt-assistant-adp and qt-assistant-adp-devel in preparation for an upcoming package split.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected qt package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 47365

File Name: fedora_2010-4524.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2016/05/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:qt, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:11

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/03/15

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0046, CVE-2010-0047, CVE-2010-0048, CVE-2010-0049, CVE-2010-0050, CVE-2010-0052, CVE-2010-0053, CVE-2010-0054

BID: 38684, 38685, 38686, 38689, 38691, 38692

FEDORA: 2010-4524