GLSA-201909-05 : WebkitGTK+: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 128594

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-201909-05 (WebkitGTK+: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

An attacker, by enticing a user to visit maliciously crafted web content, may be able to execute arbitrary code or cause memory corruption.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All WebkitGTK+ users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-libs/webkit-gtk-2.24.4'

See Also

https://webkitgtk.org/security/WSA-2019-0002.html

https://webkitgtk.org/security/WSA-2019-0004.html

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201909-05

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 128594

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201909-05.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2019/09/09

Updated: 2019/09/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/09/06

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/01/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11070, CVE-2019-6201, CVE-2019-6251, CVE-2019-7285, CVE-2019-7292, CVE-2019-8503, CVE-2019-8506, CVE-2019-8515, CVE-2019-8518, CVE-2019-8523, CVE-2019-8524, CVE-2019-8535, CVE-2019-8536, CVE-2019-8544, CVE-2019-8551, CVE-2019-8558, CVE-2019-8559, CVE-2019-8563, CVE-2019-8595, CVE-2019-8607, CVE-2019-8615, CVE-2019-8644, CVE-2019-8649, CVE-2019-8658, CVE-2019-8666, CVE-2019-8669, CVE-2019-8671, CVE-2019-8672, CVE-2019-8673, CVE-2019-8676, CVE-2019-8677, CVE-2019-8678, CVE-2019-8679, CVE-2019-8680, CVE-2019-8681, CVE-2019-8683, CVE-2019-8684, CVE-2019-8686, CVE-2019-8687, CVE-2019-8688, CVE-2019-8689, CVE-2019-8690

GLSA: 201909-05