Bug 1986874 (CVE-2021-30665)

Summary: CVE-2021-30665 webkitgtk: Memory corruption leading to arbitrary code execution
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Michael Kaplan <mkaplan>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: unspecifiedCC: erack, gnome-sig, mcatanza, tpopela, ymittal
Target Milestone: ---Keywords: Security
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: webkitgtk 2.32.3 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
Doc Text:
A flaw was found in the webkitgtk package. Affected versions of this package could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system caused by a memory corruption issue in the WebKit component. An attacker can execute arbitrary code on the system by persuading a victim to visit a specially crafted Web site.
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Last Closed: 2021-11-10 00:51:33 UTC Type: ---
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oVirt Team: --- RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
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Bug Depends On: 1986876, 1999828, 2069985, 2079450, 2079451, 2079452    
Bug Blocks: 1986910    

Description Michael Kaplan 2021-07-28 13:37:44 UTC
A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved state management.

Comment 1 Michael Kaplan 2021-07-28 13:38:12 UTC
Created webkit2gtk3 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1986876]

Comment 2 Tomas Hoger 2021-08-30 14:47:39 UTC
Upstream advisory:


Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2021-11-09 18:31:46 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

Via RHSA-2021:4381 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2021:4381

Comment 5 Product Security DevOps Team 2021-11-10 00:51:31 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):