Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 201203-19 / chromium
||March 25, 2012
||March 25, 2012: 1
All supported architectures
#406975, #407465, #407755, #409251
Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in Chromium, some of
which may allow execution of arbitrary code.
Chromium is an open source web browser project.
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
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.
All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/chromium-17.0.963.83"