Debian Security Advisory

DSA-5220-1 wpewebkit -- security update

Date Reported:
27 Aug 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-32893.
More information:

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

  • CVE-2022-32893

    An anonymous researcher discovered that processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. Apple is aware of a report that this issue may have been actively exploited.

For the stable distribution (bullseye), this problem has been fixed in version 2.36.7-1~deb11u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your wpewebkit packages.

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