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    Debian: DSA-3594-1: chromium-browser security update

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    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser. CVE-2016-1696
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3594-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                          Michael Gilbert
    June 04, 2016                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : chromium-browser
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-1696 CVE-2016-1697 CVE-2016-1698 CVE-2016-1699
                     CVE-2016-1700 CVE-2016-1701 CVE-2016-1702
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser.
    
    CVE-2016-1696
    
        A cross-origin bypass was found in the bindings to extensions.
    
    CVE-2016-1697
    
        Mariusz Mlynski discovered a cross-origin bypass in Blink/Webkit.
    
    CVE-2016-1698
    
        Rob Wu discovered an information leak.
    
    CVE-2016-1699
    
        Gregory Panakkal discovered an issue in the Developer Tools
        feature.
    
    CVE-2016-1700
    
        Rob Wu discovered a use-after-free issue in extensions.
    
    CVE-2016-1701
    
        Rob Wu discovered a use-after-free issue in the autofill feature.
    
    CVE-2016-1702
    
        cloudfuzzer discovered an out-of-bounds read issue in the skia
        library.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 51.0.2704.79-1~deb8u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (stretch), these problems will be fixed soon.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 51.0.2704.79-1.
    
    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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