Google Chrome < 24.0.1312.52 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is earlier
than 24.0.1312.52 and is, therefore, affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- Use-after-free errors exist related to SVG layout,
DOM handling, video seeking, PDF fields and printing.
(CVE-2012-5145, CVE-2012-5147, CVE-2012-5150,
CVE-2012-5156, CVE-2013-0832)

- An error related to malformed URLs can allow a Same
Origin Policy (SOP) bypass, thereby allowing cross-site
scripting attacks. (CVE-2012-5146)

- A user-input validation error exists related to filenames
and hyphenation support. (CVE-2012-5148)

- Integer overflow errors exist related to audio IPC
handling, PDF JavaScript and shared memory allocation.
(CVE-2012-5149, CVE-2012-5151, CVE-2012-5154)

- Out-of-bounds read errors exist related to video
seeking, PDF image handling, printing and glyph
handling. (CVE-2012-5152, CVE-2012-5157,
CVE-2012-0833, CVE-2012-0834)

- An out-of-bounds stack access error exists in the
v8 JavaScript engine. (CVE-2012-5153)

- A casting error exists related to PDF 'root' handling.
(CVE-2013-0828)

- An unspecified error exists that can corrupt database
metadata leading to incorrect file access.
(CVE-2013-0829)

- An error exists related to IPC and 'NUL' termination.
(CVE-2013-0830)

- An error exists related to extensions that may allow
improper path traversals. (CVE-2013-0831)

- An unspecified error exists related to geolocation.
(CVE-2013-0835)

- An unspecified error exists related to garbage
collection in the v8 JavaScript engine. (CVE-2013-0836)

- An unspecified error exists related to extension tab
handling. (CVE-2013-0837)

- The bundled version of Adobe Flash Player contains
flaws that can lead to arbitrary code execution.
(CVE-2013-0630)

Successful exploitation of some of these issues could lead to an
application crash or even allow arbitrary code execution, subject to the
user's privileges.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?4ab915a3
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb13-01.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Google Chrome 24.0.1312.52 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true