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Ubuntu: USN-2937-1 (CVE-2015-5794): WebKitGTK+ vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-2937-1 (CVE-2015-5794): WebKitGTK+ vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/18/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/22/2016
Modified
09/12/2020

Description

WebKit, as used in Apple iOS before 9 and iTunes before 12.3, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted web site, a different vulnerability than other WebKit CVEs listed in APPLE-SA-2015-09-16-1 and APPLE-SA-2015-09-16-3.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libjavascriptcoregtk-1-0-0
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libjavascriptcoregtk-3-0-0
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libwebkitgtk-1-0-0
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libwebkitgtk-3-0-0

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