Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in WebKitGTK+, the worst of which may lead to arbitrary code execution.
|Package||net-libs/webkit-gtk on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 2.18.3|
|Unaffected versions||>= 2.18.3|
WebKitGTK+ is a full-featured port of the WebKit rendering engine, suitable for projects requiring any kind of web integration, from hybrid HTML/CSS applications to full-fledged web browsers.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in WebKitGTK+. Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
By enticing a victim to visit maliciously crafted web content, a remote attacker could execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service condition.
There are no known workarounds at this time.
All WebKitGTK+ users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-libs/webkit-gtk-2.18.3"
December 14, 2017
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