Google Chrome < 87.0.4280.88 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 143470
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VPR Score: 7.7

Synopsis

A web browser installed on the remote macOS host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote macOS host is prior to 87.0.4280.88. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the 2020_12_stable-channel-update-for-desktop advisory. Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade to Google Chrome version 87.0.4280.88 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?4b9934e1

https://crbug.com/1142331

https://crbug.com/1138683

https://crbug.com/1149177

https://crbug.com/1150649

https://crbug.com/1151865

https://crbug.com/1151890

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 143470

File Name: macosx_google_chrome_87_0_4280_88.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 12/3/2020

Updated: 4/20/2021

Dependencies: macosx_google_chrome_installed.nbin

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 7.7

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-16039

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 8.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Google Chrome/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/2/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/2/2020

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Google Chrome versions before 87.0.4280.88 integer overflow during SimplfiedLowering phase)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-16037, CVE-2020-16038, CVE-2020-16039, CVE-2020-16040, CVE-2020-16041, CVE-2020-16042

IAVA: 2020-A-0571-S