openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2020-1705)

high Nessus Plugin ID 141840


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 was updated to 86.0.4240.75 (boo#1177408) :

- CVE-2020-15967: Fixed Use after free in payments.

- CVE-2020-15968: Fixed Use after free in Blink.

- CVE-2020-15969: Fixed Use after free in WebRTC.

- CVE-2020-15970: Fixed Use after free in NFC.

- CVE-2020-15971: Fixed Use after free in printing.

- CVE-2020-15972: Fixed Use after free in audio.

- CVE-2020-15990: Fixed Use after free in autofill.

- CVE-2020-15991: Fixed Use after free in password manager.

- CVE-2020-15973: Fixed Insufficient policy enforcement in extensions.

- CVE-2020-15974: Fixed Integer overflow in Blink.

- CVE-2020-15975: Fixed Integer overflow in SwiftShader.

- CVE-2020-15976: Fixed Use after free in WebXR.

- CVE-2020-6557: Fixed Inappropriate implementation in networking.

- CVE-2020-15977: Fixed Insufficient data validation in dialogs.

- CVE-2020-15978: Fixed Insufficient data validation in navigation.

- CVE-2020-15979: Fixed Inappropriate implementation in V8.

- CVE-2020-15980: Fixed Insufficient policy enforcement in Intents.

- CVE-2020-15981: Fixed Out of bounds read in audio.

- CVE-2020-15982: Fixed Side-channel information leakage in cache.

- CVE-2020-15983: Fixed Insufficient data validation in webUI.

- CVE-2020-15984: Fixed Insufficient policy enforcement in Omnibox.

- CVE-2020-15985: Fixed Inappropriate implementation in Blink.

- CVE-2020-15986: Fixed Integer overflow in media.

- CVE-2020-15987: Fixed Use after free in WebRTC.

- CVE-2020-15992: Fixed Insufficient policy enforcement in networking.

- CVE-2020-15988: Fixed Insufficient policy enforcement in downloads.

- CVE-2020-15989: Fixed Uninitialized Use in PDFium.


Update the affected chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 141840

File Name: openSUSE-2020-1705.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/23/2020

Updated: 11/12/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-15992


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Medium

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


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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:15.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:15.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:chromium:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:chromium-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:gn:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:gn-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:gn-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/22/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/3/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-15969, CVE-2020-15967, CVE-2020-15968, CVE-2020-15970, CVE-2020-15971, CVE-2020-15972, CVE-2020-15990, CVE-2020-15991, CVE-2020-15973, CVE-2020-15974, CVE-2020-15975, CVE-2020-15976, CVE-2020-6557, CVE-2020-15977, CVE-2020-15978, CVE-2020-15979, CVE-2020-15980, CVE-2020-15981, CVE-2020-15982, CVE-2020-15983, CVE-2020-15984, CVE-2020-15985, CVE-2020-15986, CVE-2020-15987, CVE-2020-15992, CVE-2020-15988, CVE-2020-15989