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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-7161: WebKitGTK+: Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-7161: WebKitGTK+: Multiple Vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/22/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/22/2018
Modified
05/07/2018

Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. Safari before 11.0.2 is affected. The issue involves the "WebKit Web Inspector" component. It allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via special characters that trigger command injection.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-libs-webkit-gtk

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