Debian: DSA-2920-1: chromium-browser security update

    Date 03 May 2014
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser. CVE-2014-1730
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2920-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                           Michael Gilbert
    May 03, 2014                           https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : chromium-browser
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-1730 CVE-2014-1731 CVE-2014-1732 CVE-2014-1733
                     CVE-2014-1734 CVE-2014-1735 CVE-2014-1736
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser.
    
    CVE-2014-1730
    
        A type confusion issue was discovered in the v8 javascript library.
    
    CVE-2014-1731
    
        John Butler discovered a type confusion issue in the WebKit/Blink
        document object model implementation.
    
    CVE-2014-1732
    
        Khalil Zhani discovered a use-after-free issue in the speech
        recognition feature.
    
    CVE-2014-1733
    
        Jed Davis discovered a way to bypass the seccomp-bpf sandbox.
    
    CVE-2014-1734
    
        The Google Chrome development team discovered and fixed multiple
        issues with potential security impact.
    
    CVE-2014-1735
    
        The Google Chrome development team discovered and fixed multiple
        issues in version 3.24.35.33 of the v8 javascript library.
    
    CVE-2014-1736
    
        SkyLined discovered an integer overlflow issue in the v8 javascript
        library.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 34.0.1847.132-1~deb7u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (jessie), these problems will be fixed soon.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 34.0.1847.132-1.
    
    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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