Debian: DSA-2959-1: chromium-browser security update

    Date14 Jun 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser. CVE-2014-3154
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2959-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                           Michael Gilbert
    June 14, 2014                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : chromium-browser
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-3154 CVE-2014-3155 CVE-2014-3156 CVE-2014-3157
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser.
    
    CVE-2014-3154
    
        Collin Payne discovered a use-after-free issue in the filesystem API.
    
    CVE-2014-3155
    
        James March, Daniel Sommermann, and Alan Frindell discovered several
        out-of-bounds read issues in the SPDY protocol implementation.
    
    CVE-2014-3156
    
        Atte Kettunen discovered a buffer overflow issue in bitmap handling
        in the clipboard implementation.
    
    CVE-2014-3157
    
        A heap-based buffer overflow issue was discovered in chromium's
        ffmpeg media filter.
    
    In addition, this version corrects a regression in the previous update.
    Support for older i386 processors had been dropped.  This functionality
    is now restored.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 35.0.1916.153-1~deb7u1.
    
    For the testing (jessie) and unstable (sid) distribution, these problems
    have been fixed in version 35.0.1916.153-1.
    
    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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