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Debian: DSA-3238-1: chromium-browser security update

Date 26 Apr 2015
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the chromium web browser. CVE-2015-1235

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3238-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                           Michael Gilbert
April 26, 2015                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : chromium-browser
CVE ID         : CVE-2015-1235 CVE-2015-1236 CVE-2015-1237 CVE-2015-1238
                 CVE-2015-1240 CVE-2015-1241 CVE-2015-1242 CVE-2015-1244
                 CVE-2015-1245 CVE-2015-1246 CVE-2015-1247 CVE-2015-1248
                 CVE-2015-1249 CVE-2015-3333 CVE-2015-3334 CVE-2015-3336

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the chromium web browser.

CVE-2015-1235

    A Same Origin Policy bypass issue was discovered in the HTML parser.

CVE-2015-1236

    Amitay Dobo discovered a Same Origin Policy bypass in the Web Audio API.

CVE-2015-1237

    Khalil Zhani discovered a use-after-free issue in IPC.

CVE-2015-1238

    cloudfuzzer discovered an out-of-bounds write in the skia library.

CVE-2015-1240

    w3bd3vil discovered an out-of-bounds read in the WebGL implementation.

CVE-2015-1241

    Phillip Moon and Matt Weston discovered a way to trigger local user
    interface actions remotely via a crafted website.

CVE-2015-1242

    A type confusion issue was discovered in the v8 javascript library.

CVE-2015-1244

    Mike Ruddy discovered a way to bypass the HTTP Strict Transport Security
    policy.

CVE-2015-1245

    Khalil Zhani discovered a use-after-free issue in the pdfium library.

CVE-2015-1246

    Atte Kettunen discovered an out-of-bounds read issue in webkit/blink.

CVE-2015-1247

    Jann Horn discovered that "file:" URLs in OpenSearch documents were not
    sanitized, which could allow local files to be read remotely when using
    the OpenSearch feature from a crafted website.

CVE-2015-1248

    Vittorio Gambaletta discovered a way to bypass the SafeBrowsing feature,
    which could allow the remote execution of a downloaded executable file.

CVE-2015-1249

    The chrome 41 development team found various issues from internal
    fuzzing, audits, and other studies.

CVE-2015-3333

    Multiple issues were discovered and fixed in v8 4.2.7.14.

CVE-2015-3334

    It was discovered that remote websites could capture video data from
    attached web cameras without permission.

CVE-2015-3336

    It was discovered that remote websites could cause user interface
    disruptions like window fullscreening and mouse pointer locking.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 42.0.2311.90-1~deb8u1.

For the testing (stretch) and unstable (sid) distributions, these problems
have been fixed in version 42.0.2311.90-1.

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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