[USN-1195-1] WebKit vulnerabilities
micah at canonical.com
Tue Aug 23 07:38:44 UTC 2011
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1195-1
August 23, 2011
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 10.10
- Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
Multiple security vulnerabilities were fixed in WebKit.
- webkit: Web content engine library for GTK+
A large number of security issues were discovered in the WebKit browser and
website, a remote attacker could exploit a variety of issues related to web
browser security, including cross-site scripting attacks, denial of
service attacks, and arbitrary code execution.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
After a standard system update you need to restart any applications that
use WebKit, such as Epiphany and Midori, to make all the necessary changes.
CVE-2010-1824, CVE-2010-2646, CVE-2010-2651, CVE-2010-2900,
CVE-2010-2901, CVE-2010-3120, CVE-2010-3254, CVE-2010-3812,
CVE-2010-3813, CVE-2010-4040, CVE-2010-4042, CVE-2010-4197,
CVE-2010-4198, CVE-2010-4199, CVE-2010-4204, CVE-2010-4206,
CVE-2010-4492, CVE-2010-4493, CVE-2010-4577, CVE-2010-4578,
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