Google Chrome < 64.0.3282.140 V8 Factory::NewFunction() RCE (macOS)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106683

Synopsis

A web browser installed on the remote host is affected by
a code execution vulnerability.

Description

The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is prior
to 64.0.3282.140. It is, therefore, affected by a flaw in the
V8 JavaScript engine as noted in Chrome stable channel update
release notes for February 1st, 2018. 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.

Solution

Upgrade to Google Chrome version 64.0.3282.140 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?205f733f

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 106683

File Name: macosx_google_chrome_64_0_3282_140.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2018/02/09

Modified: 2018/08/08

Dependencies: 70890

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.3

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/02/01