Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 15.10 : oxide-qt vulnerability (USN-2905-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

A security issue was discovered in Chromium. If a user were tricked in
to opening a specially crafted website, an attacker could potentially
exploit this to bypass same-origin restrictions or a sandbox
protection mechanism. (CVE-2016-1629).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

Update the affected liboxideqtcore0 package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88929 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1629

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