Debian Security Advisory DSA 4289-1 (chromium-browser - security update)

Published: 2018-09-06 22:00:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Affected Versions:
chromium-browser on Debian Linux

Recommendations:
For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 69.0.3497.81-1~deb9u1. We recommend that you upgrade your chromium-browser Linux Distribution Packages. For the detailed security status of chromium-browser please refer to its security tracker page linked in the references.

Summary:
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser. CVE-2018-16065 Brendon Tiszka discovered an out-of-bounds write issue in the v8 javascript library. CVE-2018-16066 cloudfuzzer discovered an out-of-bounds read issue in blink/webkit. CVE-2018-16067 Zhe Jin discovered an out-of-bounds read issue in the WebAudio implementation. CVE-2018-16068 Mark Brand discovered an out-of-bounds write issue in the Mojo message passing library. CVE-2018-16069 Mark Brand discovered an out-of-bounds read issue in the swiftshader library. CVE-2018-16070 Ivan Fratric discovered an integer overflow issue in the skia library. CVE-2018-16071 Natalie Silvanovich discovered a use-after-free issue in the WebRTC implementation. CVE-2018-16073 Jun Kokatsu discovered an error in the Site Isolation feature when restoring browser tabs. CVE-2018-16074 Jun Kokatsu discovered an error in the Site Isolation feature when using a Blob URL. CVE-2018-16075 Pepe Vila discovered an error that could allow remote sites to access local files. CVE-2018-16076 Aseksandar Nikolic discovered an out-of-bounds read issue in the pdfium library. CVE-2018-16077 Manuel Caballero discovered a way to bypass the Content Security Policy. CVE-2018-16078 Cailan Sacks discovered that the Autofill feature could leak saved credit card information. CVE-2018-16079 Markus Vervier and Michele Orrù discovered a URL spoofing issue. CVE-2018-16080 Khalil Zhani discovered a URL spoofing issue. CVE-2018-16081 Jann Horn discovered that local files could be accessed in the developer tools. CVE-2018-16082 Omair discovered a buffer overflow issue in the swiftshader library. CVE-2018-16083 Natalie Silvanovich discovered an out-of-bounds read issue in the WebRTC implementation. CVE-2018-16084 Jun Kokatsu discovered a way to bypass a user confirmation dialog. CVE-2018-16085 Roman Kuksin discovered a use-after-free 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-2018-1606
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16065
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16066
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16067
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16070
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16071
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16073
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16074
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16075
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16076
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16077
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16078
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16079
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16080
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16081
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16082
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16083
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16084
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16085

References:

https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4289.html
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/chromium-browser

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0
Published
2018-09-06
Modified
2019-03-18
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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