Google Chrome < 62.0.3202.94 Out of bounds read flaw in V8

High Nessus Plugin ID 106350


A web browser installed on the remote Windows host is affected by an out of bounds read flaw in the V8 component of Google Chrome.


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 62.0.3202.94. It is, therefore, affected by an out of bounds read flaw in V8 as noted in Chrome stable channel update release notes for November 13th, 2017. Please refer to the release notes for additional information.

Note that Nessus has not attempted to exploit these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Google Chrome version 62.0.3202.94 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 106350

File Name: google_chrome_62_0_3202_94.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2018/01/25

Modified: 2018/07/13

Dependencies: 34196

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: SMB/Google_Chrome/Installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/11/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/11/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-15428