Fedora 15 : qt-4.7.4-10.fc15 (2011-17565)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57714


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This build addresses a security issue :

- CVE-2011-3922 qt: Stack-based buffer overflow in embedded harfbuzz code

as well as includes an upstream patch to address :

- 'closed windows stay in the taskbar sometimes, taskbar doesn't react on clicks', http://bugs.kde.org/275469

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: 57714

File Name: fedora_2011-17565.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/01/30

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:qt, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/12/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3922

BID: 51300

FEDORA: 2011-17565