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RHSA-2015:1912: chromium-browser security update

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RHSA-2015:1912: chromium-browser security update

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/15/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/27/2015
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, executearbitrary code, or disclose sensitive information when visited by thevictim. (CVE-2015-6755, CVE-2015-6756, CVE-2015-6757, CVE-2015-6758,CVE-2015-6759, CVE-2015-6760, CVE-2015-6761, CVE-2015-6762, CVE-2015-6763)All Chromium users should upgrade to these updated packages, which containChromium version 46.0.2490.71, 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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