GLSA-202003-22 : WebkitGTK+: Multiple vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 134599

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-202003-22 (WebkitGTK+: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code, cause a Denial of Service condition, bypass intended memory-read restrictions, conduct a timing side-channel attack to bypass the Same Origin Policy or obtain sensitive information.
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-2.26.4'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202003-22

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 134599

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-202003-22.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 3/16/2020

Updated: 5/27/2022

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-3868

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 8.4

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/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: 3/15/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/18/2019

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 6/13/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-8625, CVE-2019-8674, CVE-2019-8707, CVE-2019-8710, CVE-2019-8719, CVE-2019-8720, CVE-2019-8726, CVE-2019-8733, CVE-2019-8735, CVE-2019-8743, CVE-2019-8763, CVE-2019-8764, CVE-2019-8765, CVE-2019-8766, CVE-2019-8768, CVE-2019-8769, CVE-2019-8771, CVE-2019-8782, CVE-2019-8783, CVE-2019-8808, CVE-2019-8811, CVE-2019-8812, CVE-2019-8813, CVE-2019-8814, CVE-2019-8815, CVE-2019-8816, CVE-2019-8819, CVE-2019-8820, CVE-2019-8821, CVE-2019-8822, CVE-2019-8823, CVE-2019-8835, CVE-2019-8844, CVE-2019-8846, CVE-2020-3862, CVE-2020-3864, CVE-2020-3865, CVE-2020-3867, CVE-2020-3868

GLSA: 202003-22