Fedora 22 : webkitgtk4 (2016-f5107c318e)

high Nessus Plugin ID 92207


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update addresses the following vulnerabilities :

- CVE-2016-1857, CVE-2016-1856

Additional fixes :

- Improved the detection of supported MIME types supported by the media player.

- Fix web process crash when playing adaptive streaming media.

- Change the volume while thumb slider is dragged, not only when released.

- Fix leaked thread in network process.

- Fix several crashes and rendering issues.

- Translation updates: Hungarian.

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


Update the affected webkitgtk4 package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92207

File Name: fedora_2016-f5107c318e.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/14/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:webkitgtk4, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:22

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

Patch Publication Date: 6/20/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/20/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1856, CVE-2016-1857