Ubuntu 1617-1: WebKit vulnerabilities

    Date 25 Oct 2012
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple security vulnerabilities were fixed in WebKit.
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1617-1
    October 25, 2012
    
    webkit vulnerabilities
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Multiple security vulnerabilities were fixed in WebKit.
    
    Software Description:
    - webkit: Web content engine library for GTK+
    
    Details:
    
    A large number of security issues were discovered in the WebKit browser and
    JavaScript engines. If a user were tricked into viewing a malicious
    website, a remote attacker could exploit a variety of issues related to web
    browser security, including cross-site scripting attacks, denial of
    service attacks, and arbitrary code execution.
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
      libjavascriptcoregtk-1.0-0      1.8.3-0ubuntu0.12.04.1
      libjavascriptcoregtk-3.0-0      1.8.3-0ubuntu0.12.04.1
      libwebkitgtk-1.0-0              1.8.3-0ubuntu0.12.04.1
      libwebkitgtk-3.0-0              1.8.3-0ubuntu0.12.04.1
    
    After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make all
    the necessary changes.
    
    References:
      https://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1617-1
      CVE-2011-3031, CVE-2011-3038, CVE-2011-3042, CVE-2011-3043,
      CVE-2011-3044, CVE-2011-3051, CVE-2011-3053, CVE-2011-3059,
      CVE-2011-3060, CVE-2011-3064, CVE-2011-3067, CVE-2011-3076,
      CVE-2011-3081, CVE-2011-3086, CVE-2011-3090, CVE-2012-1521,
      CVE-2012-3598, CVE-2012-3601, CVE-2012-3604, CVE-2012-3611,
      CVE-2012-3612, CVE-2012-3617, CVE-2012-3625, CVE-2012-3626,
      CVE-2012-3627, CVE-2012-3628, CVE-2012-3645, CVE-2012-3652,
      CVE-2012-3657, CVE-2012-3669, CVE-2012-3670, CVE-2012-3671,
      CVE-2012-3672, CVE-2012-3674, CVE-2012-3674, https://launchpad.net/bugs/1058339
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/webkit/1.8.3-0ubuntu0.12.04.1
    
    
    
    
    
    

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