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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-9646: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-9646: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/27/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
04/05/2018

Description

Unquoted Windows search path vulnerability in the GoogleChromeDistribution::DoPostUninstallOperations function in installer/util/google_chrome_distribution.cc in the uninstall-survey feature in Google Chrome before 40.0.2214.91 allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse program in the %SYSTEMDRIVE% directory, as demonstrated by program.exe, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-1205.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-client-chromium

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