GLSA-202011-12 : Chromium, Google Chrome: Multiple vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 142833

Synopsis

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-202011-12 (Chromium, Google Chrome: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chromium and Google Chrome. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/chromium-86.0.4240.193' All Google Chrome users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/google-chrome-86.0.4240.193'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202011-12

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 142833

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-202011-12.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Published: 11/12/2020

Updated: 12/14/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-16016

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.6

Temporal Score: 9.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:chromium, p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:google-chrome, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/11/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/3/2020

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 11/17/2021, 5/3/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-15999, CVE-2020-16004, CVE-2020-16005, CVE-2020-16006, CVE-2020-16008, CVE-2020-16009, CVE-2020-16016

GLSA: 202011-12

IAVA: 2020-A-0530-S