FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (3ec6ab59-1e0c-11eb-a428-3065ec8fd3ec)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 142539


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The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Chrome Releases reports :

This release contains 10 security fixes, including :

- [1138911] High CVE-2020-16004: Use after free in user interface.
Reported by Leecraso and Guang Gong of 360 Alpha Lab working with 360 BugCloud on 2020-10-15

- [1139398] High CVE-2020-16005: Insufficient policy enforcement in ANGLE. Reported by Jaehun Jeong (@n3sk) of Theori on 2020-10-16

- [1133527] High CVE-2020-16006: Inappropriate implementation in V8.
Reported by Bill Parks on 2020-09-29

- [1125018] High CVE-2020-16007: Insufficient data validation in installer. Reported by Abdelhamid Naceri (halov) on 2020-09-04

- [1134107] High CVE-2020-16008: Stack buffer overflow in WebRTC.
Reported by Tolya Korniltsev on 2020-10-01

- [1143772] High CVE-2020-16009: Inappropriate implementation in V8.
Reported by Clement Lecigne of Google's Threat Analysis Group and Samuel Gross of Google Project Zero on 2020-10-29

- [1144489] High CVE-2020-16011: Heap buffer overflow in UI on Windows. Reported by Sergei Glazunov of Google Project Zero on 2020-11-01

There are reports that an exploit for CVE-2020-16009 exists in the wild.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 142539

File Name: freebsd_pkg_3ec6ab591e0c11eba4283065ec8fd3ec.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 11/6/2020

Updated: 11/30/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-16011


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.5


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.6

Temporal Score: 8.6

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:chromium, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/3/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/2/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-16004, CVE-2020-16005, CVE-2020-16006, CVE-2020-16007, CVE-2020-16008, CVE-2020-16009, CVE-2020-16011