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VPR Score: 6.7
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionSeveral vulnerabilities were discovered in the Chromium browser. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems :
- CVE-2011-2818 Use-after-free vulnerability in Google Chrome allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors related to display box rendering.
- CVE-2011-2800 Google Chrome allows remote attackers to obtain potentially sensitive information about client-side redirect targets via a crafted website.
- CVE-2011-2359 Google Chrome does not properly track line boxes during rendering, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via unknown vectors that lead to a 'stale pointer'.
Several unauthorised SSL certificates have been found in the wild issued for the DigiNotar Certificate Authority, obtained through a security compromise with said company. This update blacklists SSL certificates issued by DigiNotar-controlled intermediate CAs used by the Dutch PKIoverheid program.
SolutionUpgrade the chromium-browser packages.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 6.0.472.63~r59945-5+squeeze6.