GLSA-201711-02 : Chromium, Google Chrome: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 104510

Synopsis

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201711-02 (Chromium, Google Chrome: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chromium and Google Chrome. Please review the referenced CVE identifier and Google Chrome Releases for details.
Impact :

A remote attack may be able to execute arbitrary code, cause a Denial of Service condition, or have other unspecified impacts.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/chromium-62.0.3202.89' All Google Chrome users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/google-chrome-62.0.3202.89'

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?4af6a216

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201711-02

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 104510

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201711-02.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Published: 2017/11/13

Modified: 2018/11/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:chromium, p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:google-chrome, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/11/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-15396, CVE-2017-15398, CVE-2017-15399

GLSA: 201711-02