Ubuntu 3180-1: Oxide vulnerabilities

    Date 08 Feb 2017
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues were fixed in Oxide.
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3180-1
    February 08, 2017
    
    oxide-qt vulnerabilities
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 16.10
    - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Several security issues were fixed in Oxide.
    
    Software Description:
    - oxide-qt: Web browser engine for Qt (QML plugin)
    
    Details:
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in Chromium. If a user were
    tricked in to opening a specially crafted website, an attacker could
    potentially exploit these to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks,
    read uninitialized memory, obtain sensitive information, spoof the
    webview URL or other UI components, bypass same origin restrictions or
    other security restrictions, cause a denial of service via application
    crash, or execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2017-5006, CVE-2017-5007,
    CVE-2017-5008, CVE-2017-5009, CVE-2017-5010, CVE-2017-5011, CVE-2017-5012,
    CVE-2017-5014, CVE-2017-5017, CVE-2017-5019, CVE-2017-5022, CVE-2017-5023,
    CVE-2017-5024, CVE-2017-5025, CVE-2017-5026)
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 16.10:
      liboxideqtcore0                 1.20.4-0ubuntu0.16.10.1
    
    Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
      liboxideqtcore0                 1.20.4-0ubuntu0.16.04.1
    
    Ubuntu 14.04 LTS:
      liboxideqtcore0                 1.20.4-0ubuntu0.14.04.1
    
    In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
    
    References:
      https://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3180-1
      CVE-2017-5006, CVE-2017-5007, CVE-2017-5008, CVE-2017-5009,
      CVE-2017-5010, CVE-2017-5011, CVE-2017-5012, CVE-2017-5014,
      CVE-2017-5017, CVE-2017-5019, CVE-2017-5022, CVE-2017-5023,
      CVE-2017-5024, CVE-2017-5025, CVE-2017-5026
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/oxide-qt/1.20.4-0ubuntu0.16.10.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/oxide-qt/1.20.4-0ubuntu0.16.04.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/oxide-qt/1.20.4-0ubuntu0.14.04.1
    
    
    

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