Bug 1608203 (CVE-2018-6179) - CVE-2018-6179 chromium-browser: Local file information leak in Extensions
Summary: CVE-2018-6179 chromium-browser: Local file information leak in Extensions
Alias: CVE-2018-6179
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: impact=low,public=20180724,reported=2...
Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1608209 1608210 1608211
Blocks: 1608214
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2018-07-25 06:25 UTC by Sam Fowler
Modified: 2019-06-08 23:03 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2018-07-30 19:30:29 UTC

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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2018:2282 None None None 2018-07-30 15:12 UTC

Description Sam Fowler 2018-07-25 06:25:07 UTC
A local file information leak flaw was found in the Extensions component of the Chromium browser.

Upstream bug(s):


External References:


Comment 1 Sam Fowler 2018-07-25 06:32:55 UTC
Created chromium tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-7 [bug 1608211]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1608210]

Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2018-07-30 15:12:15 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Supplementary

Via RHSA-2018:2282 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2282

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