RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2018:0334)

High Nessus Plugin ID 106925

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

An update for chromium-browser is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Supplementary.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

Chromium is an open source web browser, powered by WebKit (Blink).

This update upgrades Chromium to version 64.0.3282.167.

Security Fix(es) :

* chromium-browser: incorrect derived class instantiation in v8 (CVE-2018-6056)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Solution

Update the affected chromium-browser and / or chromium-browser-debuginfo packages.

See Also

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2018/02/

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018-0334.html

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2018-6056.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 106925

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2018-0334.nasl

Version: 3.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/02/21

Modified: 2018/07/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:chromium-browser, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:chromium-browser-debuginfo, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-6056

RHSA: 2018:0334