openSUSE Security Update : chromium / re2 (openSUSE-2019-2420)

high Nessus Plugin ID 130500


New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for chromium, re2 fixes the following issues :

Chromium was updated to 78.0.3904.70 boo#1154806 :

- CVE-2019-13699: Use-after-free in media

- CVE-2019-13700: Buffer overrun in Blink

- CVE-2019-13701: URL spoof in navigation

- CVE-2019-13702: Privilege elevation in Installer

- CVE-2019-13703: URL bar spoofing

- CVE-2019-13704: CSP bypass

- CVE-2019-13705: Extension permission bypass

- CVE-2019-13706: Out-of-bounds read in PDFium

- CVE-2019-13707: File storage disclosure

- CVE-2019-13708: HTTP authentication spoof

- CVE-2019-13709: File download protection bypass

- CVE-2019-13710: File download protection bypass

- CVE-2019-13711: Cross-context information leak

- CVE-2019-15903: Buffer overflow in expat

- CVE-2019-13713: Cross-origin data leak

- CVE-2019-13714: CSS injection

- CVE-2019-13715: Address bar spoofing

- CVE-2019-13716: Service worker state error

- CVE-2019-13717: Notification obscured

- CVE-2019-13718: IDN spoof

- CVE-2019-13719: Notification obscured

- Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives

- Use internal resources for icon and appdata


Update the affected chromium / re2 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 130500

File Name: openSUSE-2019-2420.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/4/2019

Updated: 9/23/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-13706


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


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: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/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:15.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, 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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libre2-0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libre2-0-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libre2-0-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:re2-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:re2-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libre2-0-32bit-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: 11/1/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/4/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-15903, CVE-2019-13699, CVE-2019-13700, CVE-2019-13701, CVE-2019-13702, CVE-2019-13703, CVE-2019-13704, CVE-2019-13705, CVE-2019-13706, CVE-2019-13707, CVE-2019-13708, CVE-2019-13709, CVE-2019-13710, CVE-2019-13711, CVE-2019-13713, CVE-2019-13714, CVE-2019-13715, CVE-2019-13716, CVE-2019-13717, CVE-2019-13718, CVE-2019-13719