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Debian: DSA-3590-1: chromium-browser security update

Date 31 May 2016
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Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser. CVE-2016-1667

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3590-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                          Michael Gilbert
June 01, 2016                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : chromium-browser
CVE ID         : CVE-2016-1667 CVE-2016-1668 CVE-2016-1669 CVE-2016-1670
                 CVE-2016-1672 CVE-2016-1673 CVE-2016-1674 CVE-2016-1675
                 CVE-2016-1676 CVE-2016-1677 CVE-2016-1678 CVE-2016-1679
                 CVE-2016-1680 CVE-2016-1681 CVE-2016-1682 CVE-2016-1683
                 CVE-2016-1684 CVE-2016-1685 CVE-2016-1686 CVE-2016-1687
                 CVE-2016-1688 CVE-2016-1689 CVE-2016-1690 CVE-2016-1691
                 CVE-2016-1692 CVE-2016-1693 CVE-2016-1694 CVE-2016-1695

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser.

CVE-2016-1667

    Mariusz Mylinski discovered a cross-origin bypass.

CVE-2016-1668

    Mariusz Mylinski discovered a cross-origin bypass in bindings to v8.

CVE-2016-1669

    Choongwoo Han discovered a buffer overflow in the v8 javascript
    library.

CVE-2016-1670

    A race condition was found that could cause the renderer process
    to reuse ids that should have been unique.

CVE-2016-1672

    Mariusz Mylinski discovered a cross-origin bypass in extension
    bindings.

CVE-2016-1673

    Mariusz Mylinski discovered a cross-origin bypass in Blink/Webkit.

CVE-2016-1674

    Mariusz Mylinski discovered another cross-origin bypass in extension
    bindings.

CVE-2016-1675

    Mariusz Mylinski discovered another cross-origin bypass in
    Blink/Webkit.

CVE-2016-1676

    Rob Wu discovered a cross-origin bypass in extension bindings.

CVE-2016-1677

    Guang Gong discovered a type confusion issue in the v8 javascript
    library.

CVE-2016-1678

    Christian Holler discovered an overflow issue in the v8 javascript
    library.

CVE-2016-1679

    Rob Wu discovered a use-after-free issue in the bindings to v8.

CVE-2016-1680

    Atte Kettunen discovered a use-after-free issue in the skia library.

CVE-2016-1681

    Aleksandar Nikolic discovered an overflow issue in the pdfium
    library.

CVE-2016-1682

    KingstonTime discovered a way to bypass the Content Security Policy.

CVE-2016-1683

    Nicolas Gregoire discovered an out-of-bounds write issue in the
    libxslt library.

CVE-2016-1684

    Nicolas Gregoire discovered an integer overflow issue in the
    libxslt library.

CVE-2016-1685

    Ke Liu discovered an out-of-bounds read issue in the pdfium library.

CVE-2016-1686

    Ke Liu discovered another out-of-bounds read issue in the pdfium
    library.

CVE-2016-1687

    Rob Wu discovered an information leak in the handling of extensions.

CVE-2016-1688

    Max Korenko discovered an out-of-bounds read issue in the v8
    javascript library.

CVE-2016-1689

    Rob Wu discovered a buffer overflow issue.

CVE-2016-1690

    Rob Wu discovered a use-after-free issue.

CVE-2016-1691

    Atte Kettunen discovered a buffer overflow issue in the skia library.

CVE-2016-1692

    Til Jasper Ullrich discovered a cross-origin bypass issue.

CVE-2016-1693

    Khalil Zhani discovered that the Software Removal Tool download was
    done over an HTTP connection.

CVE-2016-1694

    Ryan Lester and Bryant Zadegan discovered that pinned public keys
    would be removed when clearing the browser cache.

CVE-2016-1695

    The chrome development team found and fixed various issues during
    internal auditing.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 51.0.2704.63-1~deb8u1.

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

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 51.0.2704.63-1.

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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