FEDORA-2018-e2e8a07a01

security update in Fedora 28 for webkit2gtk3

Status: stable 7 months ago

This is a bug fix release in the stable 2.22 series.

  • CVE-2018-4437 -- Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. Multiple memory corruption issues were addressed with improved memory handling.
  • Improved the logic to determine for which architectures to enable the JIT compiler support and USE_SYSTEM_MALLOC at build time.
  • Fix the build with ENABLE_VIDEO=OFF and ENABLE_OPENGL=OFF.
  • Fix several crashes.

Logout Required

After installing this update it is required that you logout of your current user session and log back in to ensure the changes supplied by this update are applied properly.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2018-e2e8a07a01

Comments 9

This update has been submitted for testing by erack.

This update has been pushed to testing.

no regressions noted

karma: +1

no regressions noted

karma: +1

This update has reached 7 days in testing and can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

This update has been submitted for batched by bodhi.

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

This update has been pushed to stable.

Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
high
Karma
+3
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Enabled
Dates
submitted 7 months ago
in testing 7 months ago
in stable 7 months ago

Automated Test Results