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From: Aaron Bauman <bman@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 201903-12 ] WebkitGTK+: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 01:53:14
Message-Id: 20190314013814.GD14998@monkey
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201903-12
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                                           https://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: WebkitGTK+: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: March 14, 2019
     Bugs: #672108, #674702, #678334
       ID: 201903-12

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in WebkitGTK+, the worst of
which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.

Background
==========

WebKitGTK+ is a full-featured port of the WebKit rendering engine,
suitable for projects requiring any kind of web integration, from
hybrid HTML/CSS applications to full-fledged web browsers.

Affected packages
=================

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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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  1  net-libs/webkit-gtk          < 2.22.6                  >= 2.22.6 

Description
===========

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

Impact
======

An attacker could execute arbitrary code or conduct cross-site
scripting.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All WebkitGTK+ users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-libs/webkit-gtk-2.22.6"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2019-6212
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-6212
[ 2 ] CVE-2019-6215
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-6215
[ 3 ] CVE-2019-6216
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-6216
[ 4 ] CVE-2019-6217
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-6217
[ 5 ] CVE-2019-6226
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-6226
[ 6 ] CVE-2019-6227
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-6227
[ 7 ] CVE-2019-6229
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-6229
[ 8 ] CVE-2019-6233
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-6233
[ 9 ] CVE-2019-6234
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-6234

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201903-12

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@g.o or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2019 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5

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