openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2019-1848)

high Nessus Plugin ID 127836


New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for chromium to version 76.0.3809.87 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2019-5850: Use-after-free in offline page fetcher (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5860: Use-after-free in PDFium (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5853: Memory corruption in regexp length check (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5851: Use-after-poison in offline audio context (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5859: res: URIs can load alternative browsers (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5856: Insufficient checks on filesystem: URI permissions (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5855: Integer overflow in PDFium (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5865: Site isolation bypass from compromised renderer (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5858: Insufficient filtering of Open URL service parameters (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5864: Insufficient port filtering in CORS for extensions (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5862: AppCache not robust to compromised renderers (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5861: Click location incorrectly checked (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5857: Comparison of -0 and null yields crash (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5854: Integer overflow in PDFium text rendering (boo#1143492)

- CVE-2019-5852: Object leak of utility functions (boo#1143492)


Update the affected chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 127836

File Name: openSUSE-2019-1848.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/13/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-5859


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:15.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:chromium:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:chromium-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:chromium-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/12/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/25/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-5850, CVE-2019-5851, CVE-2019-5852, CVE-2019-5853, CVE-2019-5854, CVE-2019-5855, CVE-2019-5856, CVE-2019-5857, CVE-2019-5858, CVE-2019-5859, CVE-2019-5860, CVE-2019-5861, CVE-2019-5862, CVE-2019-5864, CVE-2019-5865, CVE-2019-5863