Debian Security Advisory

DSA-5210-1 webkit2gtk -- security update

Date Reported:
16 Aug 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-32792, CVE-2022-32816.
More information:

The following vulnerabilities have been discovered in the WebKitGTK web engine:

  • CVE-2022-32792

    Manfred Paul discovered that processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution.

  • CVE-2022-32816

    Dohyun Lee discovered that visiting a website that frames malicious content may lead to UI spoofing.

For the stable distribution (bullseye), these problems have been fixed in version 2.36.6-1~deb11u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your webkit2gtk packages.

For the detailed security status of webkit2gtk please refer to its security tracker page at: