Debian Security Advisory DSA 3776-1 (chromium-browser - security update)

Published: 2017-02-03 06:41:15
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/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 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 Linux Distribution Packages.

Summary:
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser. CVE-2017-5006 Mariusz Mlynski discovered a cross-site scripting issue. CVE-2017-5007 Mariusz Mlynski discovered another cross-site scripting issue. CVE-2017-5008 Mariusz Mlynski discovered a third cross-site scripting issue. CVE-2017-5009 Sean Stanek and Chip Bradford discovered an out-of-bounds memory issue in the webrtc library. CVE-2017-5010 Mariusz Mlynski discovered a fourth cross-site scripting issue. CVE-2017-5011 Khalil Zhani discovered a way to access unauthorized files in the developer tools. CVE-2017-5012 Gergely Nagy discovered a heap overflow issue in the v8 javascript library. CVE-2017-5013 Haosheng Wang discovered a URL spoofing issue. CVE-2017-5014 sweetchip discovered a heap overflow issue in the skia library. CVE-2017-5015 Armin Razmdjou discovered a URL spoofing issue. CVE-2017-5016 Haosheng Wang discovered another URL spoofing issue. CVE-2017-5017 danberm discovered an uninitialized memory issue in support for webm video files. CVE-2017-5018 Rob Wu discovered a cross-site scripting issue. CVE-2017-5019 Wadih Matar discovered a use-after-free issue. CVE-2017-5020 Rob Wu discovered another cross-site scripting issue. CVE-2017-5021 Rob Wu discovered a use-after-free issue in extensions. CVE-2017-5022 PKAV Team discovered a way to bypass the Content Security Policy. CVE-2017-5023 UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) discovered a type confusion issue. CVE-2017-5024 Paul Mehta discovered a heap overflow issue in the ffmpeg library. CVE-2017-5025 Paul Mehta discovered another heap overflow issue in the ffmpeg library. CVE-2017-5026 Ronni Skansing discovered a user interface spoofing issue.

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-2017-5006
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5007
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5008
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5009
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5010
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5011
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5012
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5013
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5014
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5015
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5016
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5017
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5018
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5019
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5020
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5021
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5022
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5023
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5024
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5025
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5026

References:

http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3776.html

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
6.8
Published
2017-02-03
Modified
2019-03-18
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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