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PostPosted: Mon Sep 25, 2017 11:26 pm    Post subject: [ GLSA 201709-25 ] Chromium Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201709-25)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: 2017-09-25
Bug(s): #631784
ID: 201709-25

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Chromium, the worst of
which could result in the execution of arbitrary code.


Background

Chromium is an open-source browser project that aims to build a safer,
faster, and more stable way for all users to experience the web.


Affected Packages

Package: www-client/chromium
Vulnerable: < 61.0.3163.100
Unaffected: >= 61.0.3163.100
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

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


Impact

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
      ">=www-client/chromium-61.0.3163.100"
   


References


CVE-2017-5121


CVE-2017-5122
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