openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-SU-2012:1215-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Chromium was updated to 21.0.1180.88 to fix various bugs and security
issues. Security fixes and rewards :

Please see the Chromium security
page<http://sites.google.com/a/chromium.org/dev/Home/chromium-security
>for more detail. Note that the referenced bugs may be kept private
until a majority of our users are up to date with the fix.

- [$500]
[121347<https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail
?id=121347>] Medium CVE-2012-2865: Out-of-bounds read in
line breaking. Credit to miaubiz.

- [$1000]
[134897<https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail
?id=134897>] High CVE-2012-2866: Bad cast with run-ins.
Credit to miaubiz.

- [135485
<https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=135
485>] Low CVE-2012-2867: Browser crash with SPDY.

- [$500]
[136881<https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail
?id=136881>] Medium CVE-2012-2868: Race condition with
workers and XHR. Credit to miaubiz.

- [137778
<https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=137
778>] High CVE-2012-2869: Avoid stale buffer in URL
loading. Credit to Fermin Serna of the Google Security
Team.

- [138672
<https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=138
672>] [ 140368
<https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=140
368>] LowCVE-2012-2870: Lower severity memory management
issues in XPath. Credit to Nicolas Gregoire.

- [$1000]
[138673<https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail
?id=138673>] High CVE-2012-2871: Bad cast in XSL
transforms. Credit to Nicolas Gregoire.

- [$500]
[142956<https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail
?id=142956>] Medium CVE-2012-2872: XSS in SSL
interstitial. Credit to Emmanuel Bronshtein.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-09/msg00080.html
http://sites.google.com/a/chromium.org/dev/Home/chromium-security
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=778005
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=121347
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=134897
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=135485
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=136881
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=137778
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=138672
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=138673
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=140368
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=142956

Solution :

Update the affected chromium packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74759 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2865
CVE-2012-2866
CVE-2012-2867
CVE-2012-2868
CVE-2012-2869
CVE-2012-2870
CVE-2012-2871
CVE-2012-2872

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