USN-1524-1: WebKit vulnerabilities
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1524-1
8th August, 2012
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
Multiple security vulnerabilities were fixed in WebKit.
- webkit - Web content engine library for GTK+
A large number of security issues were discovered in the WebKit browser and
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.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package version:
- Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
- libwebkitgtk-1.0-0 1.8.1-0ubuntu0.12.04.1
- libwebkitgtk-3.0-0 1.8.1-0ubuntu0.12.04.1
To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.
After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make all
the necessary changes.
CVE-2011-3046, CVE-2011-3050, CVE-2011-3067, CVE-2011-3068, CVE-2011-3069, CVE-2011-3071, CVE-2011-3073, CVE-2011-3074, CVE-2011-3075, CVE-2011-3078, CVE-2012-0672, CVE-2012-3615, CVE-2012-3655, CVE-2012-3656, CVE-2012-3680, LP: 1027283