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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-1288: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-1288: Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/22/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The Spellcheck API implementation in Google Chrome before 44.0.2403.89 does not use an HTTPS session for downloading a Hunspell dictionary, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to deliver incorrect spelling suggestions or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted file, a related issue to CVE-2015-1263.

Solution(s)

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

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