Google Chrome < 9.0.597.84 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 800942
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The remote host contains a web browser that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


Versions of Google Chrome earlier than 9.0.597.84 are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A minor sandbox leak exists in stat(). Note this issue only affects Google Chrome on Mac OS. (429889)

- A use-after-free issue exists in image loading. (55381)

- An unspecified issue exists relating to cross-origin drag and drop. (59081)

- A browser crash can occur when handling extensions with a missing key. (62791)

- A browser crash issue exists relating to the PDF event handler. (64051)

- An unspecified issue exists relating t the merging of autofill profiles. (65669)

- A potential crash exists in the Mac OS 10.5 SSL libraries. Note that this issue only affects Google Chrome on Mac OS. (66931)

- A browser crash issue exists relating to bad volume settings (68244)

- A race condition exists in audio handling. (69195)


Upgrade to Google Chrome 9.0.597.84 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 800942

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2/4/2011

Updated: 2/4/2011

Nessus ID: 51872

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 2/3/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/3/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0778, CVE-2011-0776, CVE-2011-0777, CVE-2011-0779, CVE-2011-0780, CVE-2011-0781, CVE-2011-0782, CVE-2011-0783, CVE-2011-0784

BID: 46144