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RHSA-2015:1023: chromium-browser security update

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RHSA-2015:1023: chromium-browser security update

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/20/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/25/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Chromium is an open-source web browser, powered by WebKit (Blink).Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A webpage containing malicious content could cause Chromium to crash or,potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user runningChromium. (CVE-2015-1251, CVE-2015-1252, CVE-2015-1253, CVE-2015-1254,CVE-2015-1255, CVE-2015-1256, CVE-2015-1257, CVE-2015-1258, CVE-2015-1259,CVE-2015-1260, CVE-2015-1261, CVE-2015-1262, CVE-2015-1263, CVE-2015-1264,CVE-2015-1265)All Chromium users should upgrade to these updated packages, which containChromium version 43.0.2357.65, which corrects these issues. Afterinstalling the update, Chromium must be restarted for the changes to takeeffect.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-chromium-browser
  • redhat-upgrade-chromium-browser-debuginfo

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