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Ubuntu: USN-5350-1 (CVE-2022-1096): Chromium vulnerability

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Ubuntu: USN-5350-1 (CVE-2022-1096): Chromium vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/18/2022
Created
04/01/2022
Added
03/30/2022
Modified
05/03/2022

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From USN-5350-1:

It was discovered that Chromium incorrectly handled certain inputs. An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-chromium-browser

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