openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2018-1425)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119030


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update contains Chromium 70.0.3538.102 and fixes security issues and bugs.

Vulnerabilities fixed :

- CVE-2018-17478: Out of bounds memory access in V8 (boo#1115537)

- Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives

Packaging changes :

- noto-emoji-fonts is no longer a recommended dependency


Update the affected chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 119030

File Name: openSUSE-2018-1425.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/11/19

Updated: 2018/11/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-17478