Ubuntu 9.10 / 10.04 LTS / 10.10 : webkit vulnerabilities (USN-1006-1)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 50046

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Synopsis

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

A large number of security issues were discovered in the WebKit browser and JavaScript engines. If a user were tricked into viewing a malicious website, a remote attacker could exploit a variety of issues related to web browser security, including cross-site scripting attacks, denial of service attacks, and arbitrary code execution.

Please consult the bug listed at the top of this advisory to get the exact list of CVE numbers fixed for each release.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://usn.ubuntu.com/1006-1/

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 50046

File Name: ubuntu_USN-1006-1.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/20/2010

Updated: 9/19/2019

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:gir1.0-webkit-1.0, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libwebkit-1.0-2, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libwebkit-1.0-2-dbg, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libwebkit-1.0-common, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libwebkit-dev, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:webkit, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:10.04:-:lts, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:10.10, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:9.10

Required KB Items: Host/cpu, Host/Ubuntu, Host/Ubuntu/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/19/2010

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/10/2009

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2797, CVE-2009-2841, CVE-2010-0046, CVE-2010-0047, CVE-2010-0048, CVE-2010-0049, CVE-2010-0050, CVE-2010-0051, CVE-2010-0052, CVE-2010-0053, CVE-2010-0054, CVE-2010-0314, CVE-2010-0647, CVE-2010-0650, CVE-2010-0651, CVE-2010-0656, CVE-2010-1386, CVE-2010-1387, CVE-2010-1389, CVE-2010-1390, CVE-2010-1391, CVE-2010-1392, CVE-2010-1393, CVE-2010-1394, CVE-2010-1395, CVE-2010-1396, CVE-2010-1397, CVE-2010-1398, CVE-2010-1400, CVE-2010-1401, CVE-2010-1402, CVE-2010-1403, CVE-2010-1404, CVE-2010-1405, CVE-2010-1406, CVE-2010-1407, CVE-2010-1408, CVE-2010-1409, CVE-2010-1410, CVE-2010-1412, CVE-2010-1414, CVE-2010-1415, CVE-2010-1416, CVE-2010-1417, CVE-2010-1418, CVE-2010-1419, CVE-2010-1421, CVE-2010-1422, CVE-2010-1664, CVE-2010-1665, CVE-2010-1758, CVE-2010-1759, CVE-2010-1760, CVE-2010-1761, CVE-2010-1762, CVE-2010-1764, CVE-2010-1766, CVE-2010-1767, CVE-2010-1770, CVE-2010-1771, CVE-2010-1772, CVE-2010-1773, CVE-2010-1774, CVE-2010-1780, CVE-2010-1781, CVE-2010-1782, CVE-2010-1783, CVE-2010-1784, CVE-2010-1785, CVE-2010-1786, CVE-2010-1787, CVE-2010-1788, CVE-2010-1790, CVE-2010-1792, CVE-2010-1793, CVE-2010-1807, CVE-2010-1812, CVE-2010-1814, CVE-2010-1815, CVE-2010-2264, CVE-2010-2647, CVE-2010-2648, CVE-2010-3113, CVE-2010-3114, CVE-2010-3115, CVE-2010-3116, CVE-2010-3248, CVE-2010-3257, CVE-2010-3259

BID: 36339, 36996, 37925, 37948, 38177, 38372, 38373, 38684, 38685, 38686, 38687, 38688, 38689, 38690, 38691, 38692, 39804, 39808, 40644, 40646, 40647, 40649, 40650, 40653, 40654, 40655, 40656, 40657, 40658, 40659, 40660, 40661, 40662, 40663, 40665, 40666, 40667, 40668, 40669, 40670, 40671, 40672, 40675, 40697, 40698, 40705, 40707, 40710, 40714, 40726, 40727, 40732, 40750, 40753, 40754, 40756, 41051, 41053, 41572, 41573, 41575, 42034, 42035, 42036, 42037, 42038, 42041, 42042, 42043, 42044, 42046, 42049, 42494, 42500, 43047, 43077, 43079, 43081, 43083, 44199, 44200, 44201, 44203, 44204, 44206

USN: 1006-1

CWE: 94, 200, 264