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    Debian: DSA-4340-1: chromium-browser security update

    Date 18 Nov 2018
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    Posted By Anthony Pell
    An out-of-bounds bounds memory access issue was discovered in chromium's v8 javascript library by cloudfuzzer. This update also fixes two problems introduced by the previous security
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4340-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                          Michael Gilbert
    November 18, 2018                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : chromium-browser
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-17478
    
    An out-of-bounds bounds memory access issue was discovered in chromium's
    v8 javascript library by cloudfuzzer.
    
    This update also fixes two problems introduced by the previous security
    upload.  Support for arm64 has been restored and gconf-service is no longer
    a package dependency.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 70.0.3538.102-1~deb9u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your chromium-browser packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of chromium-browser please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/chromium-browser
    
    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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