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    Debian: DSA-3985-1: chromium-browser security update

    Date 28 Sep 2017
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    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser. CVE-2017-5111
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3985-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                          Michael Gilbert
    September 28, 2017                    https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : chromium-browser
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-5111 CVE-2017-5112 CVE-2017-5113 CVE-2017-5114
                     CVE-2017-5115 CVE-2017-5116 CVE-2017-5117 CVE-2017-5118
                     CVE-2017-5119 CVE-2017-5120 CVE-2017-5121 CVE-2017-5122
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser.
    
    CVE-2017-5111
    
        Luat Nguyen discovered a use-after-free issue in the pdfium library.
    
    CVE-2017-5112
    
        Tobias Klein discovered a buffer overflow issue in the webgl
        library.
    
    CVE-2017-5113
    
        A buffer overflow issue was discovered in the skia library.
    
    CVE-2017-5114
    
        Ke Liu discovered a memory issue in the pdfium library.
    
    CVE-2017-5115
    
        Marco Giovannini discovered a type confusion issue in the v8
        javascript library.
    
    CVE-2017-5116
    
        Guang Gong discovered a type confusion issue in the v8 javascript
        library.
    
    CVE-2017-5117
    
        Tobias Klein discovered an uninitialized value in the skia library.
    
    CVE-2017-5118
    
        WenXu Wu discovered a way to bypass the Content Security Policy.
    
    CVE-2017-5119
    
        Another uninitialized value was discovered in the skia library.
    
    CVE-2017-5120
    
        Xiaoyin Liu discovered a way downgrade HTTPS connections during
        redirection.
    
    CVE-2017-5121
    
        Jordan Rabet discovered an out-of-bounds memory access in the v8
        javascript library.
    
    CVE-2017-5122
    
        Choongwoo Han discovered an out-of-bounds memory access in the v8
        javascript library.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
    version 61.0.3163.100-1~deb9u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (buster), these problems will be fixed soon.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 61.0.3163.100-1.
    
    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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