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|Posted: Sat Jan 28, 2012 4:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201201-17 ] Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201201-17)
Date: January 28, 2012
Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in Chromium, some of
which may allow execution of arbitrary code.
Chromium is an open source web browser project.
Vulnerable: < 16.0.912.77
Unaffected: >= 16.0.912.77
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chromium. Please review
the CVE identifiers and release notes referenced below for details.
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
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/chromium-16.0.912.77"
Release Notes 16.0.912.77