SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : webkit2gtk3 (SUSE-SU-2022:4207-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 168175

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Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote SUSE Linux SLED15 / SLES15 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the SUSE-SU-2022:4207-1 advisory.

- An out-of-bounds write issue was addressed with improved bounds checking. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.7, macOS Ventura 13, iOS 16, iOS 15.7 and iPadOS 15.7, watchOS 9, macOS Monterey 12.6, tvOS 16.
Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2022-32888)

- A correctness issue in the JIT was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in tvOS 16.1, iOS 15.7.1 and iPadOS 15.7.1, macOS Ventura 13, watchOS 9.1, Safari 16.1, iOS 16.1 and iPadOS 16. Processing maliciously crafted web content may disclose internal states of the app. (CVE-2022-32923)

- The issue was addressed with improved UI handling. This issue is fixed in tvOS 16.1, macOS Ventura 13, watchOS 9.1, Safari 16.1, iOS 16.1 and iPadOS 16. Visiting a malicious website may lead to user interface spoofing. (CVE-2022-42799)

- A type confusion issue was addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in tvOS 16.1, macOS Ventura 13, watchOS 9.1, Safari 16.1, iOS 16.1 and iPadOS 16. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2022-42823)

- A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in tvOS 16.1, macOS Ventura 13, watchOS 9.1, Safari 16.1, iOS 16.1 and iPadOS 16. Processing maliciously crafted web content may disclose sensitive user information. (CVE-2022-42824)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1205120

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1205121

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1205122

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1205123

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1205124

http://www.nessus.org/u?c4f437d1

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-32888

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-32923

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-42799

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-42823

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-42824

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 168175

File Name: suse_SU-2022-4207-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/24/2022

Updated: 11/24/2022

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-42823

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux:15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:webkit2gtk-4_0-injected-bundles:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libjavascriptcoregtk-4_0-18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libwebkit2gtk-4_0-37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:typelib-1_0-javascriptcore-4_0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:typelib-1_0-webkit2-4_0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:typelib-1_0-webkit2webextension-4_0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libjavascriptcoregtk-5_0-0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libwebkit2gtk-5_0-0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:typelib-1_0-javascriptcore-5_0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:typelib-1_0-webkit2-5_0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:webkit2gtk-5_0-injected-bundles:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:webkit2gtk3-soup2-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/23/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/27/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-42823, CVE-2022-42799, CVE-2022-42824, CVE-2022-32888, CVE-2022-32923

SuSE: SUSE-SU-2022:4207-1