WebKitGTK+: Multiple vulnerabilities

2016-01-26T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201601-02
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2016-01-26T00:00:00

Description

Background

WebKitGTK+ is a full-featured port of the WebKit rendering engine.

Description

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

Impact

A remote attack can use multiple vectors to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service condition.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All WebKitGTK+ 3 users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-libs/webkit-gtk-2.4.9:3"

All WebKitGTK+ 2 users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
 ">=net-libs/webkit-gtk-2.4.9-r200:2"