Bug 1879536 (CVE-2020-9894) - CVE-2020-9894 webkitgtk: Out-of-bounds read may lead to unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution
Summary: CVE-2020-9894 webkitgtk: Out-of-bounds read may lead to unexpected applicatio...
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2020-9894
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1881722 1881723 1881724
Blocks: 1879543
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2020-09-16 13:42 UTC by Pedro Sampaio
Modified: 2021-02-16 19:15 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: webkitgtk 2.28.4
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An out-of-bounds read flaw was found in webkitgtk that affected WebKitGTK versions before 2.28.4 and WPE WebKit versions before 2.28.4. This flaw allows a remote attacker to cause unexpected application termination or 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 02:26:47 UTC


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Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2020:4451 0 None None None 2020-11-04 01:05:26 UTC

Description Pedro Sampaio 2020-09-16 13:42:50 UTC
An out-of-bounds read was found in webkitgtk. A remote attacker may be able to cause unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. Versions affected: WebKitGTK before 2.28.4 and WPE WebKit before 2.28.4.

Comment 1 Pedro Sampaio 2020-09-16 13:42:54 UTC
External References:

https://webkitgtk.org/security/WSA-2020-0007.html

Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2020-11-04 01:05:24 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 4 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-11-04 02:26:47 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2020-9894


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