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[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:2309-1: important: Recommended update for chromium
openSUSE Security Update: Recommended update for chromium

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2016:2309-1
Rating: important
References: #998328 #998743
Cross-References: CVE-2016-5170 CVE-2016-5171 CVE-2016-5172
CVE-2016-5173 CVE-2016-5174 CVE-2016-5175

Affected Products:
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12

An update that fixes 6 vulnerabilities is now available.


Chromium was updated to 53.0.2785.113 to fix a number of security issues
and bugs.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed:

- CVE-2016-5170: Use after free in Blink
- CVE-2016-5171: Use after free in Blink
- CVE-2016-5172: Arbitrary Memory Read in v8
- CVE-2016-5173: Extension resource access
- CVE-2016-5174: Popup not correctly suppressed
- CVE-2016-5175: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other

The following upstream fixes are included:

- SPDY crasher fixes
- Disable NV12 DXGI video on AMD
- Forward --password-store switch to os_crypt
- Tell the kernel to discard USB requests when they time out.
- disallow WKBackForwardListItem navigations for pushState pages
- arc: bluetooth: Fix advertised uuid
- fix conflicting PendingIntent for stop button and swipe away

The widevine plugin was re-enabled (boo#998328).

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2016-1084=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (x86_64):



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