Fedora 27 : webkitgtk4 (2018-aac3ca8936)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110823

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This update addresses the following vulnerabilities :

- [CVE-2018-4190](https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cg i?name=CVE-2018-4190), [CVE-2018-4199](https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cg i?name=CVE-2018-4199), [CVE-2018-4218](https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cg i?name=CVE-2018-4218), [CVE-2018-4222](https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cg i?name=CVE-2018-4222), [CVE-2018-4232](https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cg i?name=CVE-2018-4232), [CVE-2018-4233](https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cg i?name=CVE-2018-4233), [CVE-2018-4246](https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cg i?name=CVE-2018-4246), [CVE-2018-11646](https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.c gi?name=CVE-2018-11646).

Additional fixes :

- Fix installation directory of API documentation.

- Disable Gigacage if mmap fails to allocate in Linux.

- Add user agent quirk for paypal website.

- Properly detect compiler flags, needed libs, and fallbacks for usage of 64-bit atomic operations.

- Fix a network process crash when trying to get cookies of about:blank page.

- Fix UI process crash when closing the window under Wayland.

- 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-2018-aac3ca8936

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110823

File Name: fedora_2018-aac3ca8936.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/02

Modified: 2018/09/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

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:fedoraproject:fedora:webkitgtk4, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-11646, CVE-2018-4190, CVE-2018-4199, CVE-2018-4218, CVE-2018-4222, CVE-2018-4232, CVE-2018-4233, CVE-2018-4246