Bug 2073893 (CVE-2022-22624) - CVE-2022-22624 webkitgtk: Use-after-free leading to arbitrary code execution
Summary: CVE-2022-22624 webkitgtk: Use-after-free leading to arbitrary code execution
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2022-22624
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: 2073895 2075492 2075493
Blocks: 2073891
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2022-04-11 04:48 UTC by Avinash Hanwate
Modified: 2022-12-06 02:33 UTC (History)
27 users (show)

Fixed In Version: WebKitGTK 2.36.0
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A use-after-free issue was found in WebKitGTK and WPE WebKit. This flaw allows a remote attacker to process maliciously crafted web content, leading to arbitrary code execution.
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Last Closed: 2022-12-06 02:33:26 UTC


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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2022:7704 0 None None None 2022-11-08 10:13:48 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2022:8054 0 None None None 2022-11-15 10:05:20 UTC

Description Avinash Hanwate 2022-04-11 04:48:44 UTC
A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management.
https://webkitgtk.org/security/WSA-2022-0004.html#CVE-2022-22624

Comment 1 Avinash Hanwate 2022-04-11 05:02:06 UTC
Created webkit2gtk3 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2073895]

Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2022-11-08 10:13:47 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

Via RHSA-2022:7704 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:7704

Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2022-11-15 10:05:18 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9

Via RHSA-2022:8054 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:8054

Comment 5 Fabio Valentini 2022-11-18 15:59:54 UTC
Why has the Rust SIG been added to CC on this bug? We maintain no projects that contain WebKit code.

Comment 6 Product Security DevOps Team 2022-12-06 02:33:24 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-2022-22624


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