[USN-3200-1] WebKitGTK+ vulnerabilities
marc.deslauriers at canonical.com
Thu Feb 16 19:16:01 UTC 2017
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3200-1
February 16, 2017
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 16.10
- Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
Several security issues were fixed in WebKitGTK+.
- webkit2gtk: Web content engine library for GTK+
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-2017-2350, CVE-2017-2354, CVE-2017-2355, CVE-2017-2356,
CVE-2017-2362, CVE-2017-2363, CVE-2017-2364, CVE-2017-2365,
CVE-2017-2366, CVE-2017-2369, CVE-2017-2371, CVE-2017-2373
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