Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities

2012-01-28T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201201-17
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2012-01-28T00:00:00

Description

Background

Chromium is an open source web browser project.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chromium. Please review the CVE identifiers and release notes referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted web site using Chromium, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, or a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/chromium-16.0.912.77"