Debian Security Advisory DSA 3351-1 (chromium-browser - security update)

Published: 2015-09-02 22:00:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Affected Versions:
chromium-browser on Debian Linux

Recommendations:
For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 45.0.2454.85-1~deb8u1. For the testing distribution (stretch), these problems will be fixed once the gcc-5 transition completes. For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 45.0.2454.85-1. We recommend that you upgrade your chromium-browser Linux Distribution Packages.

Summary:
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser. CVE-2015-1291 A cross-origin bypass issue was discovered in DOM. CVE-2015-1292 Mariusz Mlynski discovered a cross-origin bypass issue in ServiceWorker. CVE-2015-1293 Mariusz Mlynski discovered a cross-origin bypass issue in DOM. CVE-2015-1294 cloudfuzzer discovered a use-after-free issue in the Skia graphics library. CVE-2015-1295 A use-after-free issue was discovered in the printing component. CVE-2015-1296 zcorpan discovered a character spoofing issue. CVE-2015-1297 Alexander Kashev discovered a permission scoping error. CVE-2015-1298 Rob Wu discovered an error validating the URL of extensions. CVE-2015-1299 taro.suzuki.dev discovered a use-after-free issue in the Blink/WebKit library. CVE-2015-1300 cgvwzq discovered an information disclosure issue in the Blink/WebKit library. CVE-2015-1301 The chrome 45 development team found and fixed various issues during internal auditing. Also multiple issues were fixed in the libv8 library, version 4.5.103.29.

Detection Method:
This check tests the installed software version using the apt Linux Distribution Package manager.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-1291
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-1292
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-1293
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-1294
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-1295
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-1296
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-1297
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-1298
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-1299
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-1300
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-1301

References:

http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3351.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5
Published
2015-09-02
Modified
2019-03-18
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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