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Red Hat: CVE-2016-5198: Important: chromium-browser security update (RHSA-2016:2672)

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Red Hat: CVE-2016-5198: Important: chromium-browser security update (RHSA-2016:2672)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/07/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/08/2016
Modified
01/17/2018

Description

V8 in Google Chrome prior to 54.0.2840.90 for Linux, and 54.0.2840.85 for Android, and 54.0.2840.87 for Windows and Mac included incorrect optimisation assumptions, which allowed a remote attacker to perform arbitrary read/write operations, leading to code execution, via a crafted HTML page.

Solution(s)

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

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