Fedora 32 : chromium (2020-5b9c42f1b9)

high Nessus Plugin ID 144487
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VPR Score: 7.7

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to 87.0.4280.88. As with pretty much every chromium release ever, this fixes some security bugs. This batch is :

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

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Solution

Update the affected chromium package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2020-5b9c42f1b9

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 144487

File Name: fedora_2020-5b9c42f1b9.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/21/2020

Updated: 4/21/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 7.7

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: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:chromium, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:32

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/21/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/8/2021

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