Debian Security Advisory

DSA-5183-1 wpewebkit -- security update

Date Reported:
15 Jul 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-22677, CVE-2022-26710.
More information:

The following vulnerabilities have been discovered in the WPE WebKit web engine:

  • CVE-2022-22677

    An anonymous researcher discovered that the video in a webRTC call may be interrupted if the audio capture gets interrupted.

  • CVE-2022-26710

    Chijin Zhou discovered that processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution.

For the stable distribution (bullseye), these problems have been fixed in version 2.36.4-1~deb11u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your wpewebkit packages.

For the detailed security status of wpewebkit please refer to its security tracker page at: