Fedora 29 : webkit2gtk3 (2018-1a8582a7ee)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 120263
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis is a bug fix release in the stable 2.22 series.
- [CVE-2018-4437](https://www.webkitgtk.org/security/WSA-2 018-0009.html#CVE-2018-4437)
-- Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. Multiple memory corruption issues were addressed with improved memory handling.
- Improved the logic to determine for which architectures to enable the JIT compiler support and USE_SYSTEM_MALLOC at build time.
- Fix the build with ENABLE_VIDEO=OFF and ENABLE_OPENGL=OFF.
- Fix several crashes.
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SolutionUpdate the affected webkit2gtk3 package.