Update Info


Security update for Chromium

Type: security
Severity: important
Issued: 2016-12-16
This update to Chromium 55.0.2883.75 fixes the following vulnerabilities:

- CVE-2016-9651: Private property access in V8
- CVE-2016-5208: Universal XSS in Blink
- CVE-2016-5207: Universal XSS in Blink
- CVE-2016-5206: Same-origin bypass in PDFium
- CVE-2016-5205: Universal XSS in Blink
- CVE-2016-5204: Universal XSS in Blink
- CVE-2016-5209: Out of bounds write in Blink
- CVE-2016-5203: Use after free in PDFium
- CVE-2016-5210: Out of bounds write in PDFium
- CVE-2016-5212: Local file disclosure in DevTools
- CVE-2016-5211: Use after free in PDFium
- CVE-2016-5213: Use after free in V8
- CVE-2016-5214: File download protection bypass
- CVE-2016-5216: Use after free in PDFium
- CVE-2016-5215: Use after free in Webaudio
- CVE-2016-5217: Use of unvalidated data in PDFium
- CVE-2016-5218: Address spoofing in Omnibox
- CVE-2016-5219: Use after free in V8
- CVE-2016-5221: Integer overflow in ANGLE
- CVE-2016-5220: Local file access in PDFium
- CVE-2016-5222: Address spoofing in Omnibox
- CVE-2016-9650: CSP Referrer disclosure
- CVE-2016-5223: Integer overflow in PDFium
- CVE-2016-5226: Limited XSS in Blink
- CVE-2016-5225: CSP bypass in Blink
- CVE-2016-5224: Same-origin bypass in SVG
- CVE-2016-9652: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives

The default bookmarks override was removed.

The following packaging changes are included:

- Switch to system libraries: harfbuzz, zlib, ffmpeg, where available.
- Chromium now requires harfbuzz >= 1.3.0



  • chromium-55.0.2883.75-2.1