Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in WebkitGTK+, the worst of which may lead to arbitrary code execution.
|Package||net-libs/webkit-gtk on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 2.18.4|
|Unaffected versions||>= 2.18.4|
WebKitGTK+ is a full-featured port of the WebKit rendering engine.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in WebkitGTK+. Please review the referenced CVE Identifiers for details.
An attacker, by enticing a user to visit maliciously crafted web content, may be able to execute arbitrary code or cause memory corruption.
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-2.18.4:4"
January 07, 2018
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