Security fixes from 36.0.1985.143 and 37.0.2062.94

Bug #1360505 reported by pcworld on 2014-08-23
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
chromium-browser (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Security fixes from 37.0.2062.94 and earlier (some of them were classified as "Critical" severity by the Chromium development team, i.e. "can lead to remote code execution outside of the sandbox") should be either backported to the respective Chromium versions in all current desktop-supported releases of Ubuntu, or the repositories should be updated to include the new version of Chromium.

Information on the new releases can be found at:

pcworld (pcworld) on 2014-08-23
information type: Private Security → Public Security
Florian W. (florian-will) wrote :

37.0.2062.94 has 50 more security fixes:

CVE-2014-3176, CVE-2014-3177 (critical, sandbox breakage)
CVE-2014-3175 ("various fixes")

summary: - Security fixes from 36.0.1985.143
+ Security fixes from 36.0.1985.143 and 37.0.2062.94
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in chromium-browser (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
pcworld (pcworld) on 2014-08-27
description: updated
description: updated
Florian W. (florian-will) wrote :

This is fixed, right? I just got updated to 37 through update-manager. Thanks a lot, Chad :-)
I'm not closing it because it's not my bug, but I guess it can be closed.

Changed in chromium-browser (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
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