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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201610-09)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: October 29, 2016
Bug(s): #589278, #590420, #592630, #593708, #595614, #597016
ID: 201610-09

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in the Chromium web
browser, the worst of which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary
code.


Background

Chromium is an open-source browser project that aims to build a safer,
faster, and more stable way for all users to experience the web.


Affected Packages

Package: www-client/chromium
Vulnerable: < 54.0.2840.59
Unaffected: >= 54.0.2840.59
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Chromium web
browser. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, obtain
sensitive information, or bypass security restrictions.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
      ">=www-client/chromium-54.0.2840.59"
   


References

CVE-2016-5127
CVE-2016-5128
CVE-2016-5129
CVE-2016-5130
CVE-2016-5131
CVE-2016-5132
CVE-2016-5133
CVE-2016-5134
CVE-2016-5135
CVE-2016-5136
CVE-2016-5137
CVE-2016-5138
CVE-2016-5139
CVE-2016-5140
CVE-2016-5141
CVE-2016-5142
CVE-2016-5143
CVE-2016-5144
CVE-2016-5145
CVE-2016-5146
CVE-2016-5147
CVE-2016-5148
CVE-2016-5149
CVE-2016-5150
CVE-2016-5151
CVE-2016-5152
CVE-2016-5153
CVE-2016-5154
CVE-2016-5155
CVE-2016-5156
CVE-2016-5157
CVE-2016-5158
CVE-2016-5159
CVE-2016-5160
CVE-2016-5161
CVE-2016-5162
CVE-2016-5163
CVE-2016-5164
CVE-2016-5165
CVE-2016-5166
CVE-2016-5167
CVE-2016-5170
CVE-2016-5171
CVE-2016-5172
CVE-2016-5173
CVE-2016-5174
CVE-2016-5175
CVE-2016-5177
CVE-2016-5178
CVE-2016-5181
CVE-2016-5182
CVE-2016-5183
CVE-2016-5184
CVE-2016-5185
CVE-2016-5186
CVE-2016-5187
CVE-2016-5188
CVE-2016-5189
CVE-2016-5190
CVE-2016-5191
CVE-2016-5192
CVE-2016-5193
CVE-2016-5194
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