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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201205-01
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: May 15, 2012
     Bugs: #414199
       ID: 201205-01

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Synopsis
=======
Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in Chromium, some of which
may allow execution of arbitrary code.

Background
=========
Chromium is an open source web browser project.

Affected packages
================
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  www-client/chromium      < 18.0.1025.168        >= 18.0.1025.168

Description
==========
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chromium. Please
review the CVE identifiers and release notes referenced below for
details.

Impact
=====
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted web
site using Chromium, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary
code with the privileges of the process, or a Denial of Service
condition.

Workaround
=========
There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
=========
All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=www-client/chromium-18.0.1025.168"

References
=========
[ 1 ] CVE-2011-3078
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3078
[ 2 ] CVE-2011-3081
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3081
[ 3 ] CVE-2012-1521
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-1521
[ 4 ] Release Notes 18.0.1025.168

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2012/04/stable-channel-update_30.html

Availability
===========
This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201205-01

Concerns?
========
Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
======
Copyright 2012 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/

Gentoo: GLSA-201205-01: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities

Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in Chromium, some of which may allow execution of arbitrary code.

Summary

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chromium. Please review the CVE identifiers and release notes referenced below for details.

Resolution

All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=www-client/chromium-18.0.1025.168"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2011-3078 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3078 [ 2 ] CVE-2011-3081 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3081 [ 3 ] CVE-2012-1521 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-1521 [ 4 ] Release Notes 18.0.1025.168 https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2012/04/stable-channel-update_30.html

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website: https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201205-01

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: Normal
Title: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: May 15, 2012
Bugs: #414199
ID: 201205-01

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in Chromium, some of which may allow execution of arbitrary code.

Background

Chromium is an open source web browser project.

Affected Packages

------------------------------------------------------------------- Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 www-client/chromium < 18.0.1025.168 >= 18.0.1025.168

Impact

===== A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted web site using Chromium, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, or a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

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