Bug 1828859 (CVE-2020-6462) - CVE-2020-6462 chromium-browser: Use after free in task scheduling
Summary: CVE-2020-6462 chromium-browser: Use after free in task scheduling
Alias: CVE-2020-6462
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: 1828862 1828863 1828864
Blocks: 1828869
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2020-04-28 13:38 UTC by msiddiqu
Modified: 2021-02-16 20:12 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: chromium-browser 81.0.4044.129
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A flaw was found in the Chromium browser. The task scheduling component was found to have a use-after-free memory flaw. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to data confidentiality and integrity as well as system availability.
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Last Closed: 2020-04-30 10:31:50 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2020:1981 0 None None None 2020-04-30 09:53:36 UTC

Description msiddiqu 2020-04-28 13:38:26 UTC
An use after free flaw was found in the task scheduling component of the Chromium browser.

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Comment 1 msiddiqu 2020-04-28 13:40:14 UTC
Created chromium tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 1828864]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1828863]

Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2020-04-30 09:53:35 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Supplementary

Via RHSA-2020:1981 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:1981

Comment 4 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-04-30 10:31:50 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


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