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RHSA-2015:1499: chromium-browser security update

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RHSA-2015:1499: chromium-browser security update

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/22/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/28/2015
Modified
05/02/2018

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-2015-1271, CVE-2015-1270, CVE-2015-1272, CVE-2015-1273,CVE-2015-1274, CVE-2015-1276, CVE-2015-1277, CVE-2015-1278, CVE-2015-1279,CVE-2015-1281, CVE-2015-1282, CVE-2015-1283, CVE-2015-1284, CVE-2015-1285,CVE-2015-1286, CVE-2015-1287, CVE-2015-1288, CVE-2015-1289, CVE-2015-5605)All Chromium users should upgrade to these updated packages, which containChromium version 44.0.2403.89, which corrects these issues. Afterinstalling the update, Chromium must be restarted for the changes to take effect.

Solution(s)

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

References

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

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