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Debian: DSA-3645-1: chromium-browser security update

Date 08 Aug 2016
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Several vulnerabilites have been discovered in the chromium web browser. CVE-2016-5139

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3645-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                          Michael Gilbert
August 09, 2016                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : chromium-browser
CVE ID         : CVE-2016-5139 CVE-2016-5140 CVE-2016-5141 CVE-2016-5142
                 CVE-2016-5143 CVE-2016-5144

Several vulnerabilites have been discovered in the chromium web browser.

CVE-2016-5139

    GiWan Go discovered a use-after-free issue in the pdfium library.

CVE-2016-5140

    Ke Liu discovered a use-after-free issue in the pdfium library.

CVE-2016-5141

    Sergey Glazunov discovered a URL spoofing issue.

CVE-2016-5142

    Sergey Glazunov discovered a use-after-free issue.

CVE-2016-5143

    Gregory Panakkal discovered an issue in the developer tools.

CVE-2016-5144

    Gregory Panakkal discovered another issue in the developer tools.

CVE-2016-5146

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

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 52.0.2743.116-1~deb8u1.

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

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 52.0.2743.116-1.

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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