Bug 2238943 (CVE-2023-28198) - CVE-2023-28198 webkitgtk: use after free vulnerability
Summary: CVE-2023-28198 webkitgtk: use after free vulnerability
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Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2023-28198
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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medium
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Assignee: Product Security
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Depends On: 2239384 2239385
Blocks: 2238948
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2023-09-14 13:43 UTC by ybuenos
Modified: 2023-11-14 15:19 UTC (History)
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A vulnerability was found in WebKit. When processing web content, it may lead to arbitrary code execution.
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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2023:6535 0 None None None 2023-11-07 08:19:05 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2023:7055 0 None None None 2023-11-14 15:19:37 UTC

Description ybuenos 2023-09-14 13:43:44 UTC
Versions affected: WebKitGTK and WPE WebKit before 2.40.1.
Credit to hazbinhotel working with Trend Micro Zero Day Initiative.
Impact: Processing web content may lead to arbitrary code execution.
Description: A use-after-free issue was addressed with improved
memory management.

Comment 2 Sandipan Roy 2023-09-18 05:44:32 UTC
Created webkitgtk tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-37 [bug 2239384]
Affects: fedora-38 [bug 2239385]

Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2023-11-07 08:19:03 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9

Via RHSA-2023:6535 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2023:6535

Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2023-11-14 15:19:36 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

Via RHSA-2023:7055 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2023:7055


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