Google Chrome < 79.0.3945.88 Vulnerability

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 132096


A web browser installed on the remote macOS host is affected by a vulnerability.


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote macOS host is prior to 79.0.3945.88. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the 2019_12_stable-channel-update-for-desktop_17 advisory. Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Google Chrome version 79.0.3945.88 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 132096

File Name: macosx_google_chrome_79_0_3945_88.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2019/12/17

Updated: 2020/03/02

Dependencies: 70890

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-13767

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.9

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:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Google Chrome/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/12/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/12/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-13767