CVE-2018-11713

NameCVE-2018-11713
DescriptionWebCore/platform/network/soup/SocketStreamHandleImplSoup.cpp in the libsoup network backend of WebKit, as used in WebKitGTK+ prior to version 2.20.0 or without libsoup 2.62.0, unexpectedly failed to use system proxy settings for WebSocket connections. As a result, users could be deanonymized by crafted web sites via a WebSocket connection.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
webkit2gtk (PTS)jessie2.6.2+dfsg1-4vulnerable
stretch2.18.6-1~deb9u1vulnerable
buster, sid2.22.4-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
webkit2gtksource(unstable)2.20.0-2unimportant

Notes

https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=126384
https://trac.webkit.org/changeset/228088/webkit
Not covered by security support
https://webkitgtk.org/security/WSA-2018-0005.html

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