openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2021-259)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 146320


New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for chromium fixes the following issues :

- Update to 88.0.4324.146 boo#1181772

- CVE-2021-21142: Use after free in Payments

- CVE-2021-21143: Heap buffer overflow in Extensions

- CVE-2021-21144: Heap buffer overflow in Tab Groups.

- CVE-2021-21145: Use after free in Fonts

- CVE-2021-21146: Use after free in Navigation.

- CVE-2021-21147: Inappropriate implementation in Skia


Update the affected chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 146320

File Name: openSUSE-2021-259.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/9/2021

Updated: 2/16/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-21146


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.1


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.6

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/7/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/9/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-21142, CVE-2021-21143, CVE-2021-21144, CVE-2021-21145, CVE-2021-21146, CVE-2021-21147