#13856 closed enhancement (fixed)

webkitgtk-2.28.4

Reported by: Bruce Dubbs Owned by: Pierre Labastie
Priority: high Milestone: 10.0
Component: BOOK Version: SVN
Severity: normal Keywords:
Cc:

Description

New point version.

Change History (5)

comment:1 by Pierre Labastie, 14 months ago

Owner: changed from blfs-book to Pierre Labastie
Status: newassigned

comment:2 by Pierre Labastie, 14 months ago

WebKitGTK 2.28.4 released!

This is a bug fix release in the stable 2.28 series.
What’s new in the WebKitGTK 2.28.4 release?

    Fix several crashes and rendering issues.

Thanks to all the contributors who made possible this release.

Looks like security advisories are posted one day after the release

comment:4 by Pierre Labastie, 14 months ago

Committed at r23433. Leaving open in case there are security fixes.

comment:5 by Pierre Labastie, 14 months ago

Priority: normalhigh

Security fixes:

WebKitGTK and WPE WebKit Security Advisory WSA-2020-0007

    Date Reported: July 29, 2020

    Advisory ID: WSA-2020-0007

    CVE identifiers: CVE-2020-9862, CVE-2020-9893, CVE-2020-9894, CVE-2020-9895, CVE-2020-9915, CVE-2020-9925.

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in WebKitGTK and WPE WebKit.

    CVE-2020-9862
        Versions affected: WebKitGTK before 2.28.4 and WPE WebKit before 2.28.4.
        Credit to Ophir Lojkine (@lovasoa).
        Impact: Copying a URL from Web Inspector may lead to command injection. Description: A command injection issue existed in Web Inspector. This issue was addressed with improved escaping.
    CVE-2020-9893
        Versions affected: WebKitGTK before 2.28.4 and WPE WebKit before 2.28.4.
        Credit to 0011 working with Trend Micro Zero Day Initiative.
        Impact: A remote attacker may be able to cause unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. Description: An use-after-free issue was addressed with improved memory management.
    CVE-2020-9894
        Versions affected: WebKitGTK before 2.28.4 and WPE WebKit before 2.28.4.
        Credit to 0011 working with Trend Micro Zero Day Initiative.
        Impact: A remote attacker may be able to cause unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. Description: An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved input validation.
    CVE-2020-9895
        Versions affected: WebKitGTK before 2.28.4 and WPE WebKit before 2.28.4.
        Credit to Wen Xu of SSLab, Georgia Tech.
        Impact: A remote attacker may be able to cause unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. Description: An use-after-free issue was addressed with improved memory management.
    CVE-2020-9915
        Versions affected: WebKitGTK before 2.28.4 and WPE WebKit before 2.28.4.
        Credit to Ayoub AIT ELMOKHTAR of Noon.
        Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may prevent Content Security Policy from being enforced. Description: An access issue existed in Content Security Policy. This issue was addressed with improved access restrictions.
    CVE-2020-9925
        Versions affected: WebKitGTK before 2.28.4 and WPE WebKit before 2.28.4.
        Credit to an anonymous researcher.
        Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to universal cross site scripting. Description: A logic issue was addressed with improved state management.

We recommend updating to the latest stable versions of WebKitGTK and WPE WebKit. It is the best way to ensure that you are running safe versions of WebKit. Please check our websites for information about the latest stable releases.

Further information about WebKitGTK and WPE WebKit security advisories can be found at: https://webkitgtk.org/security.html or https://wpewebkit.org/security/.

comment:6 by Pierre Labastie, 14 months ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Fixed at r23433. Errata updated

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