Bug 1706812 (CVE-2019-5824)

Summary: CVE-2019-5824 chromium-browser: parameter passing error in media player leading to unauthorized access
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Marian Rehak <mrehak>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: erack, tcallawa, tpopela, yaneti
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OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: chromium-browser 74.0.3729.131 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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Last Closed: 2019-05-16 20:14:17 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 1706814, 1706815, 1709803    
Bug Blocks: 1706816    

Description Marian Rehak 2019-05-06 10:46:20 UTC
Chrome could allow a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions, caused by a parameter passing error in media player. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web site, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain unauthorized access to the system.

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Comment 1 Marian Rehak 2019-05-06 10:46:36 UTC
Created chromium tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-7 [bug 1706814]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1706815]

Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2019-05-16 20:09:11 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Supplementary

Via RHSA-2019:1243 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1243