Bug 1885899 (CVE-2020-15978) - CVE-2020-15978 chromium-browser: Insufficient data validation in navigation
Summary: CVE-2020-15978 chromium-browser: Insufficient data validation in navigation
Alias: CVE-2020-15978
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1885915 1885916 1885917
Blocks: 1885919
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2020-10-07 09:25 UTC by msiddiqu
Modified: 2021-02-16 19:08 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version: chromium-browser 86.0.4240.75
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Last Closed: 2020-10-13 14:21:56 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2020:4235 0 None None None 2020-10-13 08:22:24 UTC

Description msiddiqu 2020-10-07 09:25:32 UTC
An insufficient data validation flaw was found in the navigation component of the Chromium browser.

Upstream bug(s):


External References:


Comment 1 msiddiqu 2020-10-07 09:41:19 UTC
Created chromium tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 1885917]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1885916]

Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2020-10-13 08:22:31 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Supplementary

Via RHSA-2020:4235 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:4235

Comment 6 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-10-13 14:21:56 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


Comment 7 Tomas Hoger 2020-11-09 12:49:34 UTC
Note that the additional info included in the CVE description, but not included on the Chrome announcement page, indicates that this only affected Google Chrome on Android.

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