Fedora 31 : chromium (2020-aea86f913e)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 141145

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VPR Score: 8.1

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to 85.0.4183.121. Why? Because security, that's why. It fixes these CVEs :

CVE-2020-15960 CVE-2020-15961 CVE-2020-15962 CVE-2020-15963 CVE-2020-15964 CVE-2020-15965 CVE-2020-15966

It also has a fix for an issue where networking... uh... didn't.

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Update Chromium to 85.0.4183.102. Fix issue where unpackaged components prevented hardware accelerated rendering from working. Also fixes the following security issues: CVE-2020-6573 CVE-2020-6574 CVE-2020-6575 CVE-2020-6576 CVE-2020-15959

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected chromium package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2020-aea86f913e

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 141145

File Name: fedora_2020-aea86f913e.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/10/05

Updated: 2020/10/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 8.1

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-6576

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

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: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:chromium, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:31

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/10/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/09/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-15959, CVE-2020-15960, CVE-2020-15961, CVE-2020-15962, CVE-2020-15963, CVE-2020-15964, CVE-2020-15965, CVE-2020-15966, CVE-2020-6573, CVE-2020-6574, CVE-2020-6575, CVE-2020-6576