[USN-3079-1] WebKitGTK+ vulnerabilities
marc.deslauriers at canonical.com
Wed Sep 14 14:22:10 UTC 2016
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3079-1
September 14, 2016
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
Several security issues were fixed in WebKitGTK+.
A large number of security issues were discovered in the WebKitGTK+ Web 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 16.04 LTS:
This update uses a new upstream release, which includes additional bug
fixes. After a standard system update you need to restart any applications
that use WebKitGTK+, such as Epiphany, to make all the necessary changes.
CVE-2016-1854, CVE-2016-1856, CVE-2016-1857, CVE-2016-1858,
CVE-2016-1859, CVE-2016-4583, CVE-2016-4585, CVE-2016-4586,
CVE-2016-4588, CVE-2016-4589, CVE-2016-4590, CVE-2016-4591,
CVE-2016-4622, CVE-2016-4623, CVE-2016-4624, CVE-2016-4651
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