Google Chrome < 88.0.4324.150 Vulnerability

high Nessus Plugin ID 146204
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Synopsis

A web browser installed on the remote Windows host is affected by a vulnerability.

Description

The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 88.0.4324.150. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the 2021_02_stable-channel-update-for-desktop_4 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 88.0.4324.150 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?37649cd6

https://crbug.com/1170176

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 146204

File Name: google_chrome_88_0_4324_150.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2/4/2021

Updated: 5/17/2021

Dependencies: google_chrome_installed.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-21148

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.7

CVSS v2

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

CVSS v3

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: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: SMB/Google_Chrome/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/4/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/4/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-21148

IAVA: 2021-A-0071-S