GLSA-201203-19 : Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 59611
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201203-19 (Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chromium. Please review the CVE identifiers and release notes referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted web site using Chromium, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, a Denial of Service condition, Universal Cross-Site Scripting, or installation of an extension without user interaction.
A remote attacker could also entice a user to install a specially crafted extension that would interfere with browser-issued web requests.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/chromium-17.0.963.83'