openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-SU-2014:0982-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Chromium was updated to version 36.0.1985.125. New Functionality :

- Rich Notifications Improvements

- An Updated Incognito / Guest NTP design

- The addition of a Browser crash recovery bubble

- Chrome App Launcher for Linux

- Lots of under the hood changes for stability and
performance Security Fixes (bnc#887952,bnc#887955) :

- CVE-2014-3160: Same-Origin-Policy bypass in SVG

- CVE-2014-3162: Various fixes from internal audits,
fuzzing and other initiatives and 24 more fixes for
which no description was given. Packaging changes :

- Switch to newer method to retrieve toolchain packages.
Dropping the three naclsdk_*tgz files. Everything is now
included in the toolchain_linux_x86.tar.bz2 tarball

- Add Courgette.tar.xz as that the build process now
requires some files from Courgette in order to build
succesfully. This does not mean that Courgette is
build/delivered.

Includes also an update to Chromium 35.0.1916.153 Security fixes
(bnc#882264,bnc#882264,bnc#882265,bnc#882263) :

- CVE-2014-3154: Use-after-free in filesystem api

- CVE-2014-3155: Out-of-bounds read in SPDY

- CVE-2014-3156: Buffer overflow in clipboard

- CVE-2014-3157: Heap overflow in media

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-08/msg00013.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=882263
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=882264
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=882265
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=887952
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=887955

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77127 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67972
67977
67980
67981
68677

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3154
CVE-2014-3155
CVE-2014-3156
CVE-2014-3157
CVE-2014-3160
CVE-2014-3162

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