ArchLinux: 202006-12: chromium: arbitrary code execution

    Date 30 Jun 2020
    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    The package chromium before version 83.0.4103.116-1 is vulnerable to arbitrary code execution.
    Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-202006-12
    Severity: High
    Date    : 2020-06-28
    CVE-ID  : CVE-2020-6509
    Package : chromium
    Type    : arbitrary code execution
    Remote  : Yes
    Link    :
    The package chromium before version 83.0.4103.116-1 is vulnerable to
    arbitrary code execution.
    Upgrade to 83.0.4103.116-1.
    # pacman -Syu "chromium>=83.0.4103.116-1"
    The problem has been fixed upstream in version 83.0.4103.116.
    A use-after-free vulnerability has been found in the extensions
    component of chromium before 83.0.4103.116.
    A remote attacker can execute arbitrary code on the affected host.

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