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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Important: chromium-browser security update
12 June 2018
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Publisher: Red Hat
Operating System: Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS/Desktop 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 6
Impact/Access: Cross-site Request Forgery -- Remote with User Interaction
Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction
Reduced Security -- Remote with User Interaction
CVE Names: CVE-2018-6148
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Red Hat Security Advisory
Synopsis: Important: chromium-browser security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2018:1825-01
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary
Advisory URL: https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1825
Issue date: 2018-06-11
CVE Names: CVE-2018-6148
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.
2. Relevant releases/architectures:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Chromium is an open-source web browser, powered by WebKit (Blink).
This update upgrades Chromium to version 67.0.3396.79.
* chromium-browser: Incorrect handling of CSP header (CVE-2018-6148)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in
the References section.
For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:
After installing the update, Chromium must be restarted for the changes to
5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
1588379 - CVE-2018-6148 chromium-browser: Incorrect handling of CSP header
6. Package List:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6):
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6):
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6):
These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
The Red Hat security contact is <secalert redhat com>. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/
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