openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2018-780)

high Nessus Plugin ID 111432


New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for Chromium to version 68.0.3440.75 fixes multiple issues.

Security issues fixed (boo#1102530) :

- CVE-2018-6153: Stack-based buffer overflow in Skia

- CVE-2018-6154: Heap buffer overflow in WebGL

- CVE-2018-6155: Use after free in WebRTC

- CVE-2018-6156: Heap buffer overflow in WebRTC

- CVE-2018-6157: Type confusion in WebRTC

- CVE-2018-6158: Use after free in Blink

- CVE-2018-6159: Same origin policy bypass in ServiceWorker

- CVE-2018-6161: Same origin policy bypass in WebAudio

- CVE-2018-6162: Heap buffer overflow in WebGL

- CVE-2018-6163: URL spoof in Omnibox

- CVE-2018-6164: Same origin policy bypass in ServiceWorker

- CVE-2018-6165: URL spoof in Omnibox

- CVE-2018-6166: URL spoof in Omnibox

- CVE-2018-6167: URL spoof in Omnibox

- CVE-2018-6168: CORS bypass in Blink

- CVE-2018-6169: Permissions bypass in extension installation

- CVE-2018-6170: Type confusion in PDFium

- CVE-2018-6171: Use after free in WebBluetooth

- CVE-2018-6172: URL spoof in Omnibox

- CVE-2018-6173: URL spoof in Omnibox

- CVE-2018-6174: Integer overflow in SwiftShader

- CVE-2018-6175: URL spoof in Omnibox

- CVE-2018-6176: Local user privilege escalation in Extensions

- CVE-2018-6177: Cross origin information leak in Blink

- CVE-2018-6178: UI spoof in Extensions

- CVE-2018-6179: Local file information leak in Extensions

- CVE-2018-6044: Request privilege escalation in Extensions

- CVE-2018-4117: Cross origin information leak in Blink

The following user interface changes are included :

- Chrome will show the 'Not secure' warning on all plain HTTP pages


Update the affected Chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111432

File Name: openSUSE-2018-780.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/30/2018

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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


Risk Factor: High

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:15.0, 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: 7/28/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-4117, CVE-2018-6044, CVE-2018-6153, CVE-2018-6154, CVE-2018-6155, CVE-2018-6156, CVE-2018-6157, CVE-2018-6158, CVE-2018-6159, CVE-2018-6161, CVE-2018-6162, CVE-2018-6163, CVE-2018-6164, CVE-2018-6165, CVE-2018-6166, CVE-2018-6167, CVE-2018-6168, CVE-2018-6169, CVE-2018-6170, CVE-2018-6171, CVE-2018-6172, CVE-2018-6173, CVE-2018-6174, CVE-2018-6175, CVE-2018-6176, CVE-2018-6177, CVE-2018-6178, CVE-2018-6179