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RHSA-2016:0525: chromium-browser security update

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RHSA-2016:0525: chromium-browser security update

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
03/29/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/31/2016
Modified
03/21/2018

Description

Chromium is an open-source web browser, powered by WebKit (Blink).This update upgrades Chromium to version 49.0.2623.108.Security Fix(es):Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A web pagecontaining malicious content could cause Chromium to crash, execute arbitrarycode, or disclose sensitive information when visited by the victim.(CVE-2016-1646, CVE-2016-1647, CVE-2016-1648, CVE-2016-1649, CVE-2016-1650)

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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