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Debian: DSA-3660-1: chromium-browser security update

Date 05 Sep 2016
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser. CVE-2016-5147

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3660-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                          Michael Gilbert
September 05, 2016                    https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : chromium-browser
CVE ID         : CVE-2016-5147 CVE-2016-5148 CVE-2016-5149 CVE-2016-5150
                 CVE-2016-5151 CVE-2016-5152 CVE-2016-5153 CVE-2016-5154
                 CVE-2016-5155 CVE-2016-5156 CVE-2016-5157 CVE-2016-5158
                 CVE-2016-5159 CVE-2016-5160 CVE-2016-5161 CVE-2016-5162
                 CVE-2016-5163 CVE-2016-5164 CVE-2016-5165 CVE-2016-5166
                 CVE-2016-5167

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser.

CVE-2016-5147

    A cross-site scripting issue was discovered.

CVE-2016-5148

    Another cross-site scripting issue was discovered.

CVE-2016-5149

    Max Justicz discovered a script injection issue in extension handling.

CVE-2016-5150

    A use-after-free issue was discovered in Blink/Webkit.

CVE-2016-5151

    A use-after-free issue was discovered in the pdfium library.

CVE-2016-5152

    GiWan Go discovered a heap overflow issue in the pdfium library.

CVE-2016-5153

    Atte Kettunen discovered a use-after-destruction issue.

CVE-2016-5154

    A heap overflow issue was discovered in the pdfium library.

CVE-2016-5155

    An address bar spoofing issue was discovered.

CVE-2016-5156

    jinmo123 discovered a use-after-free issue.

CVE-2016-5157

    A heap overflow issue was discovered in the pdfium library.

CVE-2016-5158

    GiWan Go discovered a heap overflow issue in the pdfium library.

CVE-2016-5159

    GiWan Go discovered another heap overflow issue in the pdfium library.

CVE-2016-5160

    @l33terally discovered an extensions resource bypass.

CVE-2016-5161

    A type confusion issue was discovered.

CVE-2016-5162

    Nicolas Golubovic discovered an extensions resource bypass.

CVE-2016-5163

    Rafay Baloch discovered an address bar spoofing issue.

CVE-2016-5164

    A cross-site scripting issue was discovered in the developer tools.

CVE-2016-5165

    Gregory Panakkal discovered a script injection issue in the developer
    tools.

CVE-2016-5166

    Gregory Panakkal discovered an issue with the Save Page As feature.

CVE-2016-5167

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

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 53.0.2785.89-1~deb8u1.

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

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 53.0.2785.89-1.

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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