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Debian: DSA-2724-1: chromium-browser security update

Date 18 Jul 2013
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Chromium web browser. CVE-2013-2853
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2724-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                           Michael Gilbert
July 17, 2013                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : chromium-browser
Vulnerability  : several
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2013-2853 CVE-2013-2867 CVE-2013-2868 CVE-2013-2869
                 CVE-2013-2870 CVE-2013-2871 CVE-2013-2873 CVE-2013-2875
                 CVE-2013-2876 CVE-2013-2877 CVE-2013-2878 CVE-2013-2879
                 CVE-2013-2880

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Chromium web browser.

CVE-2013-2853

    The HTTPS implementation does not ensure that headers are terminated
    by \r\n\r\n (carriage return, newline, carriage return, newline).

CVE-2013-2867

    Chrome does not properly prevent pop-under windows.

CVE-2013-2868

    common/extensions/sync_helper.cc proceeds with sync operations for
    NPAPI extensions without checking for a certain plugin permission
    setting.

CVE-2013-2869

    Denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted JPEG2000
    image.

CVE-2013-2870

    Use-after-free vulnerability in network sockets.

CVE-2013-2871

    Use-after-free vulnerability in input handling.

CVE-2013-2873

    Use-after-free vulnerability in resource loading.

CVE-2013-2875

    Out-of-bounds read in SVG file handling.

CVE-2013-2876

    Chrome does not properly enforce restrictions on the capture of
    screenshots by extensions, which could lead to information
    disclosure from previous page visits.

CVE-2013-2877

    Out-of-bounds read in XML file handling.

CVE-2013-2878

    Out-of-bounds read in text handling.

CVE-2013-2879

    The circumstances in which a renderer process can be considered a
    trusted process for sign-in and subsequent sync operations were
    not propertly checked.

CVE-2013-2880

    The chrome 28 development team found various issues from internal
    fuzzing, audits, and other studies.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
version 28.0.1500.71-1~deb7u1.

For the testing distribution (jessie), these problems will be fixed soon.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 28.0.1500.71-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your chromium-browser packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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