openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2017-1047)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103283


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for chromium to version 61.0.3163.79 fixes several issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2017-5111: Use after free in PDFium (boo#1057364).

- CVE-2017-5112: Heap buffer overflow in WebGL (boo#1057364).

- CVE-2017-5113: Heap buffer overflow in Skia (boo#1057364).

- CVE-2017-5114: Memory lifecycle issue in PDFium (boo#1057364).

- CVE-2017-5115: Type confusion in V8 (boo#1057364).

- CVE-2017-5116: Type confusion in V8 (boo#1057364).

- CVE-2017-5117: Use of uninitialized value in Skia (boo#1057364).

- CVE-2017-5118: Bypass of Content Security Policy in Blink (boo#1057364).

- CVE-2017-5119: Use of uninitialized value in Skia (boo#1057364).

- CVE-2017-5120: Potential HTTPS downgrade during redirect navigation (boo#1057364).


Update the affected chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 103283

File Name: openSUSE-2017-1047.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/09/18

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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


Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2017/09/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5111, CVE-2017-5112, CVE-2017-5113, CVE-2017-5114, CVE-2017-5115, CVE-2017-5116, CVE-2017-5117, CVE-2017-5118, CVE-2017-5119, CVE-2017-5120