Debian Security Advisory
DSA-5274-1 wpewebkit -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 08 Nov 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-42799, CVE-2022-42823, CVE-2022-42824.
- More information:
The following vulnerabilities have been discovered in the WPE WebKit web engine:
Jihwan Kim and Dohyun Lee discovered that visiting a malicious website may lead to user interface spoofing.
Dohyun Lee discovered that processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution.
Abdulrahman Alqabandi, Ryan Shin and Dohyun Lee discovered that processing maliciously crafted web content may disclose sensitive user information.
For the stable distribution (bullseye), these problems have been fixed in version 2.38.2-1~deb11u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your wpewebkit packages.
For the detailed security status of wpewebkit please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/wpewebkit