RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2020:2761)

High Nessus Plugin ID 137884

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 6 host has a package installed that is affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the RHSA-2020:2761 advisory.

- chromium-browser: Use after free in extensions (CVE-2020-6509)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the affected chromium-browser package.

See Also

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/416.html

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-6509

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2761

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1849947

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 137884

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2020-2761.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/06/29

Updated: 2020/06/29

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:redhat:rhel_extras:6, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:chromium-browser

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

Patch Publication Date: 2020/06/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/06/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-6509

RHSA: 2020:2761

CWE: 416