Bug 2053181 (CVE-2022-22590) - CVE-2022-22590 webkitgtk: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution
Summary: CVE-2022-22590 webkitgtk: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead...
Alias: CVE-2022-22590
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: 2053182 2054530 2054531
Blocks: 2053187
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2022-02-10 16:23 UTC by Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz
Modified: 2022-05-17 09:45 UTC (History)
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A use-after-free vulnerability was found in WebKitGTK. The vulnerability occurs when processing HTML content in WebKit. This flaw allows a remote attacker to trick the victim into opening a specially crafted web page, trigger a use-after-free error and execute arbitrary code on the system.
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Last Closed: 2022-05-11 01:16:23 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 13:24:05 UTC

Description Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz 2022-02-10 16:23:50 UTC
A flaw was found in WebKitGTK. An use-after-free issue was addressed with improved memory management.


Comment 1 Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz 2022-02-10 16:24:05 UTC
Created webkit2gtk3 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2053182]

Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2022-05-10 13:24:03 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 01:16:21 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


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