Date: 29 March 2016
References: ESB-2016.0794 ESB-2016.0816
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AUSCERT Security Bulletin
Multiple vulnerabilities have been identified in Google Chrome
29 March 2016
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Google Chrome
Operating System: Windows
UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote with User Interaction
Denial of Service -- Remote with User Interaction
Reduced Security -- Remote with User Interaction
CVE Names: CVE-2016-1650 CVE-2016-1649 CVE-2016-1648
Member content until: Thursday, April 28 2016
Multiple vulnerabilities have been identified in Google Chrome prior to
version 49.0.2623.108. 
"This update includes 5 security fixes. Below, we highlight fixes
that were contributed by external researchers. Please see the
Chromium security page for more information.
[$7500] High CVE-2016-1646: Out-of-bounds read in V8. Credit
to Wen Xu from Tencent KeenLab.
[$5500] High CVE-2016-1647: Use-after-free in Navigation.
Credit to anonymous.
[$5000] High CVE-2016-1648: Use-after-free in Extensions.
Credit to anonymous.
 High CVE-2016-1649: Buffer overflow in libANGLE. Credit to
lokihardt working with HP's Zero Day Initiative / Pwn2Own.
As usual, our ongoing internal security work was responsible for a
wide range of fixes:
 CVE-2016-1650: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing
and other initiatives.
Multiple vulnerabilities in V8 fixed at the tip of the 4.9 branch
(currently 4.9.385.33)." 
The vendor recommends updating to the latest version. 
 Stable Channel Update
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