Bug 1879568 (CVE-2020-9850) - CVE-2020-9850 webkitgtk: Logic issue may lead to arbitrary code execution
Summary: CVE-2020-9850 webkitgtk: Logic issue may lead to arbitrary code execution
Alias: CVE-2020-9850
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1881569 1881570 1881571 2001663
Blocks: 1879575
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2020-09-16 14:26 UTC by Pedro Sampaio
Modified: 2021-09-08 01:35 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version: webkitgtk 2.28.3
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A logic issue was found in webkitgtk that affected WebKitGTK versions before 2.28.3 and WPE WebKit versions before 2.28.3. This flaw allows a remote attacker to cause arbitrary code execution. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to confidentiality, integrity, as well as system availability.
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Last Closed: 2020-11-04 02:27:10 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2020:4451 0 None None None 2020-11-04 01:05:47 UTC

Description Pedro Sampaio 2020-09-16 14:26:12 UTC
A logic issue was in webkitgtk. A remote attacker may be able to cause arbitrary code execution. Versions affected: WebKitGTK before 2.28.3 and WPE WebKit before 2.28.3.

Comment 1 Pedro Sampaio 2020-09-16 14:26:16 UTC
External References:


Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2020-11-04 01:05:46 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

Via RHSA-2020:4451 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:4451

Comment 5 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-11-04 02:27:10 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


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