RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2016:2919)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 95622

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 55.0.2883.75.

Security Fix(es) :

* Multiple flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A web page containing malicious content could cause Chromium to crash, execute arbitrary code, or disclose sensitive information when visited by the victim. (CVE-2016-5203, CVE-2016-5204, CVE-2016-5205, CVE-2016-5206, CVE-2016-5207, CVE-2016-5208, CVE-2016-5209, CVE-2016-5210, CVE-2016-5211, CVE-2016-5212, CVE-2016-5213, CVE-2016-9651, CVE-2016-9652, CVE-2016-5214, CVE-2016-5215, CVE-2016-5216, CVE-2016-5217, CVE-2016-5218, CVE-2016-5219, CVE-2016-5220, CVE-2016-5221, CVE-2016-5222, CVE-2016-5223, CVE-2016-5224, CVE-2016-5225, CVE-2016-5226, CVE-2016-9650)

Solution

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

See Also

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2016/12/

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:2919

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5203

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5204

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5205

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5206

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5207

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5208

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5209

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5210

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5211

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5212

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5213

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5214

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5215

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5216

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5217

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5218

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5219

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5220

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5221

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5222

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5223

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5224

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5225

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-5226

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-9650

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-9651

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-9652

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 95622

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2016-2919.nasl

Version: 3.19

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/12/08

Updated: 2019/11/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/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: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/01/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5203, CVE-2016-5204, CVE-2016-5205, CVE-2016-5206, CVE-2016-5207, CVE-2016-5208, CVE-2016-5209, CVE-2016-5210, CVE-2016-5211, CVE-2016-5212, CVE-2016-5213, CVE-2016-5214, CVE-2016-5215, CVE-2016-5216, CVE-2016-5217, CVE-2016-5218, CVE-2016-5219, CVE-2016-5220, CVE-2016-5221, CVE-2016-5222, CVE-2016-5223, CVE-2016-5224, CVE-2016-5225, CVE-2016-5226, CVE-2016-9650, CVE-2016-9651, CVE-2016-9652

RHSA: 2016:2919