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PostPosted: Mon Dec 05, 2016 1:26 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 201612-11 ] Chromium Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201612-11)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: December 05, 2016
Bug(s): #601486
ID: 201612-11

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: < 55.0.2883.75
Unaffected: >= 55.0.2883.75
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-55.0.2883.75"
   


References

CVE-2016-5203
CVE-2016-5204
CVE-2016-5205
CVE-2016-5206
CVE-2016-5207
CVE-2016-5208
CVE-2016-5209
CVE-2016-5210
CVE-2016-5211
CVE-2016-5212
CVE-2016-5213
CVE-2016-5214
CVE-2016-5215
CVE-2016-5217
CVE-2016-5218
CVE-2016-5219
CVE-2016-5220
CVE-2016-5221
CVE-2016-5222
CVE-2016-5223
CVE-2016-5224
CVE-2016-5225
CVE-2016-5226
CVE-2016-9650
CVE-2016-9651
CVE-2016-9652
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