Bug 1577113 (CVE-2018-6121)

Summary: CVE-2018-6121 chromium-browser: Privilege Escalation in extensions
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Adam Mariš <amaris>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Version: unspecifiedCC: akarshan.biswas, tcallawa, tpopela, yaneti
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OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: chromium-browser 66.0.3359.170 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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Last Closed: 2018-05-14 19:36:37 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 1577116, 1577117, 1577118, 1577119    
Bug Blocks: 1577120    

Description Adam Mariš 2018-05-11 08:39:34 UTC
A privilege escalation flaw was found in the extensions component of the Chromium browser.

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Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2018-05-11 08:40:32 UTC
Created chromium tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-7 [bug 1577116]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1577119]

Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2018-05-14 18:50:45 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Supplementary

Via RHSA-2018:1446 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1446