SUSE SLES12 Security Update : Chromium (SUSE-SU-2016:1060-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Chromium was updated to 50.0.2661.75 to fix the following
vulnerabilities :

- CVE-2016-1651: Out-of-bounds read in Pdfium JPEG2000
decoding

- CVE-2016-1652: Universal XSS in extension bindings

- CVE-2016-1653: Out-of-bounds write in V8

- CVE-2016-1654: Uninitialized memory read in media

- CVE-2016-1655: Use-after-free related to extensions

- CVE-2016-1656: Android downloaded file path restriction
bypass

- CVE-2016-1657: Address bar spoofing

- CVE-2016-1658: Potential leak of sensitive information
to malicious extensions

- CVE-2016-1659: Various fixes from internal audits,
fuzzing and other initiatives

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

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/975572
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1651.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1652.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1653.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1654.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1655.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1656.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1657.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1658.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1659.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?31cad4fb

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 :

zypper in -t patch 4965=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90585 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1651
CVE-2016-1652
CVE-2016-1653
CVE-2016-1654
CVE-2016-1655
CVE-2016-1656
CVE-2016-1657
CVE-2016-1658
CVE-2016-1659

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