Debian: DSA-2905-1: chromium-browser security update

    Date15 Apr 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the chromium web browser. CVE-2014-1716
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2905-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                           Michael Gilbert
    April 15, 2014                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : chromium-browser
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-1716 CVE-2014-1717 CVE-2014-1718 CVE-2014-1719 
                     CVE-2014-1720 CVE-2014-1721 CVE-2014-1722 CVE-2014-1723
                     CVE-2014-1724 CVE-2014-1725 CVE-2014-1726 CVE-2014-1727
                     CVE-2014-1728 CVE-2014-1729
    
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the chromium web browser.
    
    CVE-2014-1716
    
        A cross-site scripting issue was discovered in the v8 javascript
        library.
    
    CVE-2014-1717
    
        An out-of-bounds read issue was discovered in the v8 javascript
        library.
    
    CVE-2014-1718
    
        Aaron Staple discovered an integer overflow issue in chromium's
        software compositor.
    
    CVE-2014-1719
    
        Colin Payne discovered a use-after-free issue in the web workers
        implementation.
    
    CVE-2014-1720
    
        cloudfuzzer discovered a use-after-free issue in the Blink/Webkit
        document object model implementation.
    
    CVE-2014-1721
    
        Christian Holler discovered a memory corruption issue in the v8
        javascript library.
    
    CVE-2014-1722
    
        miaubiz discovered a use-after-free issue in block rendering.
    
    CVE-2014-1723
    
        George McBay discovered a url spoofing issue. 
    
    CVE-2014-1724
    
        Atte Kettunen discovered a use-after-free issue in freebsoft's
        libspeechd library.
    
        Because of this issue, the text-to-speech feature is now disabled
        by default ("--enable-speech-dispatcher" at the command-line can 
        re-enable it).
    
    CVE-2014-1725
    
        An out-of-bounds read was discovered in the base64 implementation.
    
    CVE-2014-1726
    
        Jann Horn discovered a way to bypass the same origin policy. 
    
    CVE-2014-1727
    
        Khalil Zhani discovered a use-after-free issue in the web color
        chooser implementation.
    
    CVE-2014-1728
    
        The Google Chrome development team discovered and fixed multiple
        issues with potential security impact.
    
    CVE-2014-1729
    
        The Google Chrome development team discovered and fixed multiple
        issues in version 3.24.35.22 of the v8 javascript library.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 34.0.1847.116-1~deb7u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (jessie), these problems will be fixed soon.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 34.0.1847.116-1.
    
    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: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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