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computer vulnerability announce CVE-2019-11070

WebKitGTK: information disclosure via HTTP Proxy Settings

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via HTTP Proxy Settings of WebKitGTK, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Impacted systems: openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: data reading.
Pirate's origin: internet server.
Creation date: 17/04/2019.
Références of this alert: CVE-2019-11070, openSUSE-SU-2019:1374-1, openSUSE-SU-2019:1391-1, SUSE-SU-2019:1137-1, SUSE-SU-2019:1155-1, USN-3948-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-29057.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via HTTP Proxy Settings of WebKitGTK, in order to obtain sensitive information.
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