Google Chrome < 2.0.172.31 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 800890

Synopsis

The remote host contains a web browser that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.

Description

The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is earlier than 2.0.172.31. Such versions are reportedly affected by multiple issues :

- A memory corruption issue exists in the way the WebKit handles recursion in certain DOM event handlers. (CVE-2009-1690)

- WebKit's handling of drag events is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability. (CVE-2009-1718)

Solution

Upgrade to Google Chrome 2.0.172.31 or later.

See Also

googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2009/06/stable-update-2-webkit-security-fixes.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 800890

File Name: 800890.prm

Family: Web Clients

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1690, CVE-2009-1718

BID: 35271, 35272, 35283