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Debian DSA-5309-1 : wpewebkit - security update

2022-12-3100:00:00
This script is Copyright (C) 2022 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.
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debian
dsa-5309-1
wpewebkit
security update
vulnerability
memory handling
type confusion
code execution
logic issue
memory management
state handling
input validation
nessus

CVSS3

8.8

Attack Vector

NETWORK

Attack Complexity

LOW

Privileges Required

NONE

User Interaction

REQUIRED

Scope

UNCHANGED

Confidentiality Impact

HIGH

Integrity Impact

HIGH

Availability Impact

HIGH

CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

EPSS

0.012

Percentile

85.3%

The remote Debian 11 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the dsa-5309 advisory.

  • The issue was addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in Safari 16.2, tvOS 16.2, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 15.7.2 and iPadOS 15.7.2, iOS 16.2 and iPadOS 16.2, watchOS 9.2. Processing maliciously crafted web content may result in the disclosure of process memory. (CVE-2022-42852)

  • A type confusion issue was addressed with improved state handling. This issue is fixed in Safari 16.2, tvOS 16.2, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 15.7.2 and iPadOS 15.7.2, iOS 16.1.2. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. Apple is aware of a report that this issue may have been actively exploited against versions of iOS released before iOS 15.1… (CVE-2022-42856)

  • A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management. This issue is fixed in Safari 16.2, tvOS 16.2, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 16.2 and iPadOS 16.2, watchOS 9.2. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2022-42867)

  • A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in Safari 16.2, tvOS 16.2, iCloud for Windows 14.1, iOS 15.7.2 and iPadOS 15.7.2, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 16.2 and iPadOS 16.2, watchOS 9.2. Processing maliciously crafted web content may bypass Same Origin Policy. (CVE-2022-46692)

  • A logic issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in Safari 16.2, tvOS 16.2, iCloud for Windows 14.1, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 16.2 and iPadOS 16.2, watchOS 9.2. Processing maliciously crafted web content may disclose sensitive user information. (CVE-2022-46698)

  • A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in Safari 16.2, tvOS 16.2, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 16.2 and iPadOS 16.2, watchOS 9.2. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2022-46699)

  • A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved input validation. This issue is fixed in Safari 16.2, tvOS 16.2, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 15.7.2 and iPadOS 15.7.2, iOS 16.2 and iPadOS 16.2, watchOS 9.2.
    Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2022-46700)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application’s self-reported version number.

#%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 80900
#
# (C) Tenable, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were
# extracted from Debian Security Advisory dsa-5309. The text
# itself is copyright (C) Software in the Public Interest, Inc.
#

include('compat.inc');

if (description)
{
  script_id(169436);
  script_version("1.0");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_modification_date", value:"2022/12/31");

  script_cve_id(
    "CVE-2022-42852",
    "CVE-2022-42856",
    "CVE-2022-42867",
    "CVE-2022-46692",
    "CVE-2022-46698",
    "CVE-2022-46699",
    "CVE-2022-46700"
  );
  script_xref(name:"CISA-KNOWN-EXPLOITED", value:"2023/01/04");

  script_name(english:"Debian DSA-5309-1 : wpewebkit - security update");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"synopsis", value:
"The remote Debian host is missing one or more security-related updates.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"description", value:
"The remote Debian 11 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the
dsa-5309 advisory.

  - The issue was addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in Safari 16.2, tvOS 16.2,
    macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 15.7.2 and iPadOS 15.7.2, iOS 16.2 and iPadOS 16.2, watchOS 9.2. Processing
    maliciously crafted web content may result in the disclosure of process memory. (CVE-2022-42852)

  - A type confusion issue was addressed with improved state handling. This issue is fixed in Safari 16.2,
    tvOS 16.2, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 15.7.2 and iPadOS 15.7.2, iOS 16.1.2. Processing maliciously crafted
    web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. Apple is aware of a report that this issue may have been
    actively exploited against versions of iOS released before iOS 15.1.. (CVE-2022-42856)

  - A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management. This issue is fixed in Safari 16.2,
    tvOS 16.2, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 16.2 and iPadOS 16.2, watchOS 9.2. Processing maliciously crafted web
    content may lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2022-42867)

  - A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in Safari 16.2, tvOS 16.2,
    iCloud for Windows 14.1, iOS 15.7.2 and iPadOS 15.7.2, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 16.2 and iPadOS 16.2,
    watchOS 9.2. Processing maliciously crafted web content may bypass Same Origin Policy. (CVE-2022-46692)

  - A logic issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in Safari 16.2, tvOS 16.2, iCloud
    for Windows 14.1, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 16.2 and iPadOS 16.2, watchOS 9.2. Processing maliciously
    crafted web content may disclose sensitive user information. (CVE-2022-46698)

  - A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in Safari
    16.2, tvOS 16.2, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 16.2 and iPadOS 16.2, watchOS 9.2. Processing maliciously crafted
    web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2022-46699)

  - A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved input validation. This issue is fixed in Safari
    16.2, tvOS 16.2, macOS Ventura 13.1, iOS 15.7.2 and iPadOS 15.7.2, iOS 16.2 and iPadOS 16.2, watchOS 9.2.
    Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2022-46700)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version
number.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/source-package/wpewebkit");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://www.debian.org/security/2022/dsa-5309");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2022-42852");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2022-42856");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2022-42867");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2022-46692");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2022-46698");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2022-46699");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2022-46700");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://packages.debian.org/source/bullseye/wpewebkit");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:
"Upgrade the wpewebkit packages.

For the stable distribution (bullseye), these problems have been fixed in version 2.38.3-1~deb11u1.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_cvss3_base_vector("CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H");
  script_set_cvss3_temporal_vector("CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cvss_score_source", value:"CVE-2022-46700");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"Exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"true");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2022/12/15");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2022/12/31");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2022/12/31");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libwpewebkit-1.0-3");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libwpewebkit-1.0-dev");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libwpewebkit-1.0-doc");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:wpewebkit-driver");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:11.0");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"generated_plugin", value:"current");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family(english:"Debian Local Security Checks");

  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2022 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/Debian/release", "Host/Debian/dpkg-l");

  exit(0);
}

include('debian_package.inc');

if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Debian/dpkg-l")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);

var debian_release = get_kb_item('Host/Debian/release');
if ( isnull(debian_release) ) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, 'Debian');
debian_release = chomp(debian_release);
if (! preg(pattern:"^(11)\.[0-9]+", string:debian_release)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, 'Debian 11.0', 'Debian ' + debian_release);
var cpu = get_kb_item('Host/cpu');
if (isnull(cpu)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_ARCH);
if ('x86_64' >!< cpu && cpu !~ "^i[3-6]86$" && 'aarch64' >!< cpu) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_IMPLEMENTED, 'Debian', cpu);

var pkgs = [
    {'release': '11.0', 'prefix': 'libwpewebkit-1.0-3', 'reference': '2.38.3-1~deb11u1'},
    {'release': '11.0', 'prefix': 'libwpewebkit-1.0-dev', 'reference': '2.38.3-1~deb11u1'},
    {'release': '11.0', 'prefix': 'libwpewebkit-1.0-doc', 'reference': '2.38.3-1~deb11u1'},
    {'release': '11.0', 'prefix': 'wpewebkit-driver', 'reference': '2.38.3-1~deb11u1'}
];

var flag = 0;
foreach package_array ( pkgs ) {
  var _release = NULL;
  var prefix = NULL;
  var reference = NULL;
  if (!empty_or_null(package_array['release'])) _release = package_array['release'];
  if (!empty_or_null(package_array['prefix'])) prefix = package_array['prefix'];
  if (!empty_or_null(package_array['reference'])) reference = package_array['reference'];
  if (_release && prefix && reference) {
    if (deb_check(release:_release, prefix:prefix, reference:reference)) flag++;
  }
}

if (flag)
{
  security_report_v4(
    port       : 0,
    severity   : SECURITY_HOLE,
    extra      : deb_report_get()
  );
  exit(0);
}
else
{
  var tested = deb_pkg_tests_get();
  if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
  else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, 'libwpewebkit-1.0-3 / libwpewebkit-1.0-dev / libwpewebkit-1.0-doc / etc');
}
VendorProductVersionCPE
debiandebian_linuxlibwpewebkit-1.0-3p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libwpewebkit-1.0-3
debiandebian_linuxlibwpewebkit-1.0-devp-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libwpewebkit-1.0-dev
debiandebian_linuxlibwpewebkit-1.0-docp-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libwpewebkit-1.0-doc
debiandebian_linuxwpewebkit-driverp-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:wpewebkit-driver
debiandebian_linux11.0cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:11.0

References

CVSS3

8.8

Attack Vector

NETWORK

Attack Complexity

LOW

Privileges Required

NONE

User Interaction

REQUIRED

Scope

UNCHANGED

Confidentiality Impact

HIGH

Integrity Impact

HIGH

Availability Impact

HIGH

CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

EPSS

0.012

Percentile

85.3%