openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2020-1206)

high Nessus Plugin ID 139649
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for chromium fixes the following issues :

- Chromium updated to 84.0.4147.125 (boo#1175085)

- CVE-2020-6542: Use after free in ANGLE

- CVE-2020-6543: Use after free in task scheduling

- CVE-2020-6544: Use after free in media

- CVE-2020-6545: Use after free in audio

- CVE-2020-6546: Inappropriate implementation in installer

- CVE-2020-6547: Incorrect security UI in media

- CVE-2020-6548: Heap buffer overflow in Skia

- CVE-2020-6549: Use after free in media

- CVE-2020-6550: Use after free in IndexedDB

- CVE-2020-6551: Use after free in WebXR

- CVE-2020-6552: Use after free in Blink

- CVE-2020-6553: Use after free in offline mode

- CVE-2020-6554: Use after free in extensions

- CVE-2020-6555: Out of bounds read in WebGL

- Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives

- Disable wayland everywhere as it breaks headless and middle mouse copy everywhere: boo#1174497 boo#1175044


Update the affected chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 139649

File Name: openSUSE-2020-1206.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/18/2020

Updated: 10/16/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

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


Risk Factor: High

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: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.2

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/14/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/21/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-6542, CVE-2020-6543, CVE-2020-6544, CVE-2020-6545, CVE-2020-6546, CVE-2020-6547, CVE-2020-6548, CVE-2020-6549, CVE-2020-6550, CVE-2020-6551, CVE-2020-6552, CVE-2020-6553, CVE-2020-6554, CVE-2020-6555