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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-1244: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-1244: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
04/19/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The URLRequest::GetHSTSRedirect function in url_request/url_request.cc in Google Chrome before 42.0.2311.90 does not replace the ws scheme with the wss scheme whenever an HSTS Policy is active, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by sniffing the network for WebSocket traffic.

Solution(s)

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

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