openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-SU-2013:1194-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Update to 30.0.1553

- Bug and stability fixes

- Includes security update for v8 (bnc821601)

- CVE-2013-2838 Denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via
unspecified vectors

- Add the flag --disable-gpu-sandbox to prevent crashes
and/or slowness. The GPU Sandbox is a new sandbox
introduces in M28 and is currently causing issues
(http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=2550
63)

See also :

http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=255063
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-07/msg00049.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=821601

Solution :

Update the affected chromium packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75085 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2838

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