Bug 2053179 (CVE-2022-22589) - CVE-2022-22589 webkitgtk: Processing a maliciously crafted mail message may lead to running arbitrary javascript
Summary: CVE-2022-22589 webkitgtk: Processing a maliciously crafted mail message may l...
Alias: CVE-2022-22589
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: 2053180 2054528 2054529
Blocks: 2053187
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2022-02-10 16:22 UTC by Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz
Modified: 2022-09-23 13:08 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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A vulnerability was found in WebKitGTK. The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation in WebKit when processing email messages. This flaw allows a remote attacker to trick the victim into opening a specially crafted email message and execute arbitrary JavaScript code.
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Last Closed: 2022-05-11 01:15:29 UTC

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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2022:1777 0 None None None 2022-05-10 13:23:59 UTC

Description Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz 2022-02-10 16:22:09 UTC
A flaw was found in WebKitGTK. A validation issue was addressed with improved input sanitization.


Comment 1 Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz 2022-02-10 16:22:25 UTC
Created webkit2gtk3 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2053180]

Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2022-05-10 13:23:57 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

Via RHSA-2022:1777 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:1777

Comment 5 Product Security DevOps Team 2022-05-11 01:15:27 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


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