WebKitGTK+ 2.18.4 released
Posted on: 12/20/2017 10:15 AM

WebKitGTK+ 2.18.4 has been released. This is a bug fix release in the stable 2.18 series.

WebKitGTK+ 2.18.4 released

What's new in the WebKitGTK+ 2.18.4 release?

- Make WebDriver implementation more spec compliant.
- Fix a bug when trying to remove cookies before a web process is spawned.
- WebKitWebDriver process no longer links to libjavascriptcoregtk.
- Fix several memory leaks in GStreamer media backend.
- Security fixes: CVE-2017-13866, CVE-2017-13870, CVE-2017-7156, CVE-2017-13856.

What is WebKitGTK+?

WebKitGTK+ is the GNOME platform port of the WebKit rendering engine. Offering WebKit's full functionality through a set of GObject-based APIs, it is suitable for projects requiring any kind of web integration, from hybrid HTML/CSS applications to full-fledged web browsers.


gtk+ >= 3.6.0
glib >= 2.36
libsoup >= 2.42.0
cairo >= 1.10.2
libxml >= 2.8.0
libxslt >= 1.1.7
HarfBuzz >= 0.9.2
fontconfig >= 2.8.0
FreeType2 >= 2.4.2

Depending on your configuration options WebKitGTK+ may also depend on:

gtk+ >= 2.24.10
GObject introspection
gstreamer >= 1.2.3
GeoClue >= 2.1.5
cairo-gl >= 1.10.2


https://webkitgtk.org/releases/webkitgtk-2.18.4.tar.xz (14.1MB)
md5sum: c4686971eac2760bab685e21ac8849be
sha1sum: 709616b445158dc3163a64bb59e95aadbe58949c
sha256sum: 87b6bb9a6065b949ecbe6191313c43e57ad28efdf1f2b5e763405093520632b8

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