security update in Fedora 25 for webkitgtk4

Status: stable 2 years ago

This update addresses the following vulnerabilities:

Additional fixes:

  • Create GLX OpenGL contexts using version 3.2 (core profile) when available to reduce the memory consumption on Mesa based drivers.
  • Improve memory pressure handler to reduce the CPU usage on memory pressure situations.
  • Fix a regression in WebKitWebView title notify signal emission that caused the signal to be emitted multiple times.
  • Fix high CPU usage in the web process loading hyphenation dictionaries. More user agent string improvements to improve compatibility with several websites.
  • Fix web process crash when closing the web view in X11.
  • Fix the build with OpenGL ES2 enabled.
  • Fix several crashes and rendering issues.

Translation updates:

  • German.

Comments 7

This update has been submitted for testing by tpopela.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

No regressions noted.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

This update has been pushed to testing.

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

works for me

karma: +1

This update has been pushed to stable.

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