Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2307-1 chromium-browser -- several vulnerabilities
- Date Reported:
- 11 Sep 2011
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2011-2359, CVE-2011-2800, CVE-2011-2818.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the Chromium browser. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems:
Use-after-free vulnerability in Google Chrome allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors related to display box rendering.
Google Chrome allows remote attackers to obtain potentially sensitive information about client-side redirect targets via a crafted web site.
Google Chrome does not properly track line boxes during rendering, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via unknown vectors that lead to a
Several unauthorised SSL certificates have been found in the wild issued for the DigiNotar Certificate Authority, obtained through a security compromise with said company. This update blacklists SSL certificates issued by DigiNotar-controlled intermediate CAs used by the Dutch PKIoverheid program.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 6.0.472.63~r59945-5+squeeze6.
For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 13.0.782.220~r99552-1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 13.0.782.220~r99552-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your chromium-browser packages.