Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3776-1 chromium-browser -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 31 Jan 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-5006, CVE-2017-5007, CVE-2017-5008, CVE-2017-5009, CVE-2017-5010, CVE-2017-5011, CVE-2017-5012, CVE-2017-5013, CVE-2017-5014, CVE-2017-5015, CVE-2017-5016, CVE-2017-5017, CVE-2017-5018, CVE-2017-5019, CVE-2017-5020, CVE-2017-5021, CVE-2017-5022, CVE-2017-5023, CVE-2017-5024, CVE-2017-5025, CVE-2017-5026.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser.
Mariusz Mlynski discovered a cross-site scripting issue.
Mariusz Mlynski discovered another cross-site scripting issue.
Mariusz Mlynski discovered a third cross-site scripting issue.
Sean Stanek and Chip Bradford discovered an out-of-bounds memory issue in the webrtc library.
Mariusz Mlynski discovered a fourth cross-site scripting issue.
Khalil Zhani discovered a way to access unauthorized files in the developer tools.
Haosheng Wang discovered a URL spoofing issue.
sweetchip discovered a heap overflow issue in the skia library.
Armin Razmdjou discovered a URL spoofing issue.
Haosheng Wang discovered another URL spoofing issue.
danberm discovered an uninitialized memory issue in support for webm video files.
Rob Wu discovered a cross-site scripting issue.
Wadih Matar discovered a use-after-free issue.
Rob Wu discovered another cross-site scripting issue.
Rob Wu discovered a use-after-free issue in extensions.
PKAV Team discovered a way to bypass the Content Security Policy.
UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) discovered a type confusion issue.
Paul Mehta discovered a heap overflow issue in the ffmpeg library.
Paul Mehta discovered another heap overflow issue in the ffmpeg library.
Ronni Skansing discovered a user interface spoofing issue.
For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 56.0.2924.76-1~deb8u1.
For the testing (stretch) and unstable (sid) distributions, these problems will be fixed soon.
We recommend that you upgrade your chromium-browser packages.