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From: Thomas Deutschmann <whissi@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 202003-53 ] Chromium, Google Chrome: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 18:33:34
Message-Id: 2a46bae7-44b4-bc6f-4130-8df33f42ed4f@gentoo.org
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 202003-53
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                                           https://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Chromium, Google Chrome: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: March 25, 2020
     Bugs: #713282
       ID: 202003-53

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Chromium and Google Chrome,
the worst of which could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary
code.

Background
==========

Chromium is an open-source browser project that aims to build a safer,
faster, and more stable way for all users to experience the web.

Google Chrome is one fast, simple, and secure browser for all your
devices.

Affected packages
=================

    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  www-client/chromium      < 80.0.3987.149        >= 80.0.3987.149
  2  www-client/google-chrome
                              < 80.0.3987.149        >= 80.0.3987.149
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     2 affected packages

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chromium and Google
Chrome. Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.

Impact
======

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted HTML
or multimedia file using Chromium or Google Chrome, possibly resulting
in 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 -v ">=www-client/chromium-80.0.3987.149"

All Google Chrome users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge -a --oneshot -v ">=www-client/google-chrome-80.0.3987.149"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2020-6422
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-6422
[ 2 ] CVE-2020-6424
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-6424
[ 3 ] CVE-2020-6425
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-6425
[ 4 ] CVE-2020-6426
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-6426
[ 5 ] CVE-2020-6427
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-6427
[ 6 ] CVE-2020-6428
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-6428
[ 7 ] CVE-2020-6429
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-6429
[ 8 ] CVE-2020-6449
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-6449

Availability
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This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202003-53

Concerns?
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Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@g.o or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2020 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5

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