Debian Security Advisory

DSA-5182-1 webkit2gtk -- security update

Date Reported:
15 Jul 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-22677, CVE-2022-26710.
More information:

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

  • CVE-2022-22677

    An anonymous researcher discovered that the video in a webRTC call may be interrupted if the audio capture gets interrupted.

  • CVE-2022-26710

    Chijin Zhou discovered that processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution.

For the oldstable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in version 2.36.4-1~deb10u1.

For the stable distribution (bullseye), these problems have been fixed in version 2.36.4-1~deb11u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your webkit2gtk packages.

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