openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2020-2021)

high Nessus Plugin ID 143333
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 :

- Update to 87.0.4280.66 (boo#1178923)

- Wayland support by default

- CVE-2020-16018: Use after free in payments.

- CVE-2020-16019: Inappropriate implementation in filesystem.

- CVE-2020-16020: Inappropriate implementation in cryptohome.

- CVE-2020-16021: Race in ImageBurner.

- CVE-2020-16022: Insufficient policy enforcement in networking.

- CVE-2020-16015: Insufficient data validation in WASM. R

- CVE-2020-16014: Use after free in PPAPI.

- CVE-2020-16023: Use after free in WebCodecs.

- CVE-2020-16024: Heap buffer overflow in UI.

- CVE-2020-16025: Heap buffer overflow in clipboard.

- CVE-2020-16026: Use after free in WebRTC.

- CVE-2020-16027: Insufficient policy enforcement in developer tools. R

- CVE-2020-16028: Heap buffer overflow in WebRTC.

- CVE-2020-16029: Inappropriate implementation in PDFium.

- CVE-2020-16030: Insufficient data validation in Blink.

- CVE-2019-8075: Insufficient data validation in Flash.

- CVE-2020-16031: Incorrect security UI in tab preview.

- CVE-2020-16032: Incorrect security UI in sharing.

- CVE-2020-16033: Incorrect security UI in WebUSB.

- CVE-2020-16034: Inappropriate implementation in WebRTC.

- CVE-2020-16035: Insufficient data validation in cros-disks.

- CVE-2020-16012: Side-channel information leakage in graphics.

- CVE-2020-16036: Inappropriate implementation in cookies.


Update the affected chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 143333

File Name: openSUSE-2020-2021.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/30/2020

Updated: 2/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-16035


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.1


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: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:P/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, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.2

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/25/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/27/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-8075, CVE-2020-16012, CVE-2020-16014, CVE-2020-16015, CVE-2020-16018, CVE-2020-16019, CVE-2020-16020, CVE-2020-16021, CVE-2020-16022, CVE-2020-16023, CVE-2020-16024, CVE-2020-16025, CVE-2020-16026, CVE-2020-16027, CVE-2020-16028, CVE-2020-16029, CVE-2020-16030, CVE-2020-16031, CVE-2020-16032, CVE-2020-16033, CVE-2020-16034, CVE-2020-16035, CVE-2020-16036