Security update for chromium (important)

ID OPENSUSE-SU-2020:1718-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2020-10-24T05:13:30


An update that fixes 5 vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for chromium fixes the following issues:

  • Update to 86.0.4240.111 boo#1177936
    • CVE-2020-16000: Inappropriate implementation in Blink.
    • CVE-2020-16001: Use after free in media.
    • CVE-2020-16002: Use after free in PDFium.
    • CVE-2020-15999: Heap buffer overflow in Freetype.
    • CVE-2020-16003: Use after free in printing.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • openSUSE Leap 15.1:

    zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2020-1718=1