Google Chrome < 79.0.3945.117 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 132717
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Synopsis

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

Description

The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 79.0.3945.117. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the 2020_01_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 79.0.3945.117 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?c729b434

https://crbug.com/1029462

https://crbug.com/1039803

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 132717

File Name: google_chrome_79_0_3945_117.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 1/8/2020

Updated: 1/23/2020

Dependencies: google_chrome_installed.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-6377

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

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: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: SMB/Google_Chrome/Installed

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/7/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/7/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-6377