Bug 1918227 (CVE-2021-21126)

Summary: CVE-2021-21126 chromium-browser: Insufficient policy enforcement in extensions
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: msiddiqu
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Fixed In Version: chromium-browser 88.0.4324.96 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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Description msiddiqu 2021-01-20 10:06:50 UTC
An insufficient policy enforcement flaw was found in the extensions component of the Chromium browser.

Upstream bug(s):

https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=1108126

External References:

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2021/01/stable-channel-update-for-desktop_19.html

Comment 1 msiddiqu 2021-01-20 11:43:17 UTC
Created chromium tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 1918278]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1918277]

Comment 2 Product Security DevOps Team 2021-01-20 11:59:41 UTC
This CVE Bugzilla entry is for community support informational purposes only as it does not affect a package in a commercially supported Red Hat product. Refer to the dependent bugs for status of those individual community products.