GLSA-201601-02 : WebKitGTK+: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201601-02
(WebKitGTK+: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in WebKitGTK+. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attack can use multiple vectors to execute arbitrary code or
cause a denial of service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201601-02

Solution :

All WebKitGTK+ 3 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-libs/webkit-gtk-2.4.9:3'
All WebKitGTK+ 2 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
'>=net-libs/webkit-gtk-2.4.9-r200:2'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88391 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1344
CVE-2014-1384
CVE-2014-1385
CVE-2014-1386
CVE-2014-1387
CVE-2014-1388
CVE-2014-1389
CVE-2014-1390

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