Fedora 17 : qt-4.8.4-6.fc17 (2013-0277)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 63509


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This build fixes a security issues :

- QSslSocket may report incorrect errors when certificate verification fails. For more information:
http://lists.qt-project.org/pipermail/announce/2013-Janu ary/000020.html

- blacklists unauthorized SSL certificates by Turktrust.
For more information:
http://lists.qt-project.org/pipermail/announce/2013-Janu ary/000021.html

This build also produces a new qt-designer-plugin-webkit subpackage containing QtWebKit designer plugin.

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: Medium

ID: 63509

File Name: fedora_2013-0277.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/01/14

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:qt, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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: 2013/01/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6093

BID: 57162

FEDORA: 2013-0277