Google Chrome < 73.0.3683.103 Heap Corruption

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 131737

Synopsis

A web browser installed on the remote macOS host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote macOS host is prior to 73.0.3683.103. It is, therefore, affected by a heap corruption vulnerability as referenced in the 2019_04_stable-channel-update-for-desktop advisory. Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade to Google Chrome version 73.0.3683.103 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?f7c59919

https://crbug.com/944971

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 131737

File Name: macosx_google_chrome_73_0_3683_103.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2019/12/06

Updated: 2019/12/13

Dependencies: 70890

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-13698

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: 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:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Google Chrome/Installed

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/04/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/04/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-13698