FEDORA-2016-ec05afb364 created by tpopela 5 years ago for Fedora 23

This update together with previous releases addresses the following vulnerabilities:

  • CVE-2015-7096
  • CVE-2015-7098

Additional fixes:

  • Disable DNS prefetch when a proxy is configured.
  • Reduce the maximum simultaneous network connections to match other browsers.
  • Make WebKitWebView always propagate motion-notify-event signal.
  • Add a way to force accelerating compositing mode at runtime using an environment variable.
  • Fix input elements and scrollbars rendering with GTK+ 3.19.
  • Fix rendering of lines when using solid colors.
  • Fix UI process crashes related to not having a main resource response when the load is committed for pages restored from the history cache.
  • Fix a WebProcess crash when loading large contents with custom URI schemes API.
  • Fix a crash in the UI process when the WebView is destroyed while the screensaver DBus proxy is being created.
  • Fix WebProcess crashes due to BadDrawable X errors in accelerated compositing mode.
  • Fix crashes on PPC64 due to mprotect() on address not aligned to the page size.
  • Fix std::bad_function_call exception raised in dispatchDecidePolicyForNavigationAction.
  • Fix downloads of data URLs.
  • Fix runtime critical warnings when closing a page containing windowed plugins.
  • Fix several crashes and rendering issues.
  • Fix a deadlock in the Web Process when JavaScript garbage collector was running for a web worker thread that made google maps to hang.
  • Fix media controls displaying without controls attribute.
  • Fix a Web Process crash when quickly attempting many DnD operations.
  • Fix the build with GTK+ < 3.16.
  • Translation updates: French, German, Italian, Turkish.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2016-ec05afb364

This update has been submitted for testing by tpopela.

5 years ago

This update has been pushed to testing.

5 years ago
User Icon cserpentis commented & provided feedback 5 years ago

works for me

User Icon ageha commented & provided feedback 5 years ago

No issues encountered.

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

5 years ago
User Icon besser82 commented & provided feedback 5 years ago

Works great! LGTM =)

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