Published on August 3rd, 2020 📆 | 7667 Views ⚑0
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4444-1 ≈ Packet Storm
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4444-1
August 03, 2020
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
– Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
– Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
Several security issues were fixed in WebKitGTK.
– webkit2gtk: Web content engine library for GTK+
A large number of security issues were discovered in the WebKitGTK Web and
website, a remote attacker could exploit a variety of issues related to web
browser security, including cross-site scripting attacks, denial of service
attacks, and arbitrary code execution.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS:
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
This update uses a new upstream release, which includes additional bug
fixes. After a standard system update you need to restart any applications
that use WebKitGTK, such as Epiphany, to make all the necessary changes.
CVE-2020-9862, CVE-2020-9893, CVE-2020-9894, CVE-2020-9895,