GLSA-201706-15 : WebKitGTK+: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 100675


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201706-15 (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.


All WebKitGTK+ users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-libs/webkit-gtk-2.16.3:4'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100675

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201706-15.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/06/08

Modified: 2017/06/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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


Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:webkit-gtk, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/06/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-2330, CVE-2015-7096, CVE-2015-7098, CVE-2016-1723, CVE-2016-1724, CVE-2016-1725, CVE-2016-1726, CVE-2016-1727, CVE-2016-1728, CVE-2016-4692, CVE-2016-4743, CVE-2016-7586, CVE-2016-7587, CVE-2016-7589, CVE-2016-7592, CVE-2016-7598, CVE-2016-7599, CVE-2016-7610, CVE-2016-7611, CVE-2016-7623, CVE-2016-7632, CVE-2016-7635, CVE-2016-7639, CVE-2016-7640, CVE-2016-7641, CVE-2016-7642, CVE-2016-7645, CVE-2016-7646, CVE-2016-7648, CVE-2016-7649, CVE-2016-7652, CVE-2016-7654, CVE-2016-7656, CVE-2016-9642, CVE-2016-9643, CVE-2017-2350, CVE-2017-2354, CVE-2017-2355, CVE-2017-2356, CVE-2017-2362, CVE-2017-2363, CVE-2017-2364, CVE-2017-2365, CVE-2017-2366, CVE-2017-2367, CVE-2017-2369, CVE-2017-2371, CVE-2017-2373, CVE-2017-2376, CVE-2017-2377, CVE-2017-2386, CVE-2017-2392, CVE-2017-2394, CVE-2017-2395, CVE-2017-2396, CVE-2017-2405, CVE-2017-2415, CVE-2017-2419, CVE-2017-2433, CVE-2017-2442, CVE-2017-2445, CVE-2017-2446, CVE-2017-2447, CVE-2017-2454, CVE-2017-2455, CVE-2017-2457, CVE-2017-2459, CVE-2017-2460, CVE-2017-2464, CVE-2017-2465, CVE-2017-2466, CVE-2017-2468, CVE-2017-2469, CVE-2017-2470, CVE-2017-2471, CVE-2017-2475, CVE-2017-2476, CVE-2017-2481, CVE-2017-2496, CVE-2017-2504, CVE-2017-2505, CVE-2017-2506, CVE-2017-2508, CVE-2017-2510, CVE-2017-2514, CVE-2017-2515, CVE-2017-2521, CVE-2017-2525, CVE-2017-2526, CVE-2017-2528, CVE-2017-2530, CVE-2017-2531, CVE-2017-2536, CVE-2017-2539, CVE-2017-2544, CVE-2017-2547, CVE-2017-2549, CVE-2017-6980, CVE-2017-6984

GLSA: 201706-15