Fedora 24 : webkitgtk4 (2017-d39099ea6a)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 100826

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This update addresses the following vulnerabilities :

- [CVE-2017-2496](https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cg i?name=CVE-2017-2496), [CVE-2017-2539](https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cg i?name=CVE-2017-2539), [CVE-2017-2510](https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cg i?name=CVE-2017-2510)

Additional fixes :

- Fix URL shown in the title of beforeunload dialogs.

- Focus first input field of HTTP authentication dialog.

- Fix rendering glitches in HiDPI in long GitHub Gist pages when focusing the comments textarea.

- Remove Firefox user agent quirk for Google domains.

- Remove LATEST_RECORD_VERSION from GnuTLS priority string.

- Fix several crashes and rendering issues.

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

Solution

Update the affected webkitgtk4 package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-d39099ea6a

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 100826

File Name: fedora_2017-d39099ea6a.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/06/16

Updated: 2019/09/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:webkitgtk4, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:24

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: 2017/06/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/05/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-2496, CVE-2017-2510, CVE-2017-2539