openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2020-1499)

high Nessus Plugin ID 140742


New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for chromium fixes the following issues :

Chromium was updated to version 85.0.4183.102 (bsc#1176306) fixing :

- CVE-2020-6573: Use after free in video.

- CVE-2020-6574: Insufficient policy enforcement in installer.

- CVE-2020-6575: Race in Mojo.

- CVE-2020-6576: Use after free in offscreen canvas.

- CVE-2020-15959: Insufficient policy enforcement in networking.

Chromium was updated to version 85.0.4183.83 (boo#1175757) fixing :

- CVE-2020-6558: Insufficient policy enforcement in iOS

- CVE-2020-6559: Use after free in presentation API

- CVE-2020-6560: Insufficient policy enforcement in autofill

- CVE-2020-6561: Inappropriate implementation in Content Security Policy

- CVE-2020-6562: Insufficient policy enforcement in Blink

- CVE-2020-6563: Insufficient policy enforcement in intent handling.

- CVE-2020-6564: Incorrect security UI in permissions

- CVE-2020-6565: Incorrect security UI in Omnibox.

- CVE-2020-6566: Insufficient policy enforcement in media.

- CVE-2020-6567: Insufficient validation of untrusted input in command line handling.

- CVE-2020-6568: Insufficient policy enforcement in intent handling.

- CVE-2020-6569: Integer overflow in WebUSB.

- CVE-2020-6570: Side-channel information leakage in WebRTC.

- CVE-2020-6571: Incorrect security UI in Omnibox.


Update the affected chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 140742

File Name: openSUSE-2020-1499.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/23/2020

Updated: 9/30/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-6559


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.1


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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


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: 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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/22/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/21/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-15959, CVE-2020-6558, CVE-2020-6559, CVE-2020-6560, CVE-2020-6561, CVE-2020-6562, CVE-2020-6563, CVE-2020-6564, CVE-2020-6565, CVE-2020-6566, CVE-2020-6567, CVE-2020-6568, CVE-2020-6569, CVE-2020-6570, CVE-2020-6571, CVE-2020-6573, CVE-2020-6574, CVE-2020-6575, CVE-2020-6576