Microsoft Edge (Chromium) < 89.0.774.45 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 147192
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Synopsis

The remote host has an web browser installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of Microsoft Edge installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 89.0.774.45. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the March 4, 2021 advisory.

- A flaw was found in openjpeg's src/lib/openjp2/t2.c in versions prior to 2.4.0. This flaw allows an attacker to provide crafted input to openjpeg during conversion and encoding, causing an out-of-bounds write. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to confidentiality, integrity, as well as system availability. (CVE-2020-27844)

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 Microsoft Edge version 89.0.774.45 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?b2e30009

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2020-27844

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21159

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21160

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21161

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21162

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21163

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21164

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21165

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21166

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21167

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21168

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21169

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21170

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21171

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21172

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21173

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21174

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21175

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21176

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21177

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21178

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21179

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21180

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21181

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21182

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21183

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21184

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21185

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21186

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21187

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21188

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21189

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2021-21190

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 147192

File Name: microsoft_edge_chromium_89_0_774_45.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 3/8/2021

Updated: 11/30/2021

Dependencies: microsoft_edge_chromium_installed.nbin

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-27844

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.3

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:edge

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Microsoft Edge (Chromium), SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/4/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/5/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-27844, CVE-2021-21159, CVE-2021-21160, CVE-2021-21161, CVE-2021-21162, CVE-2021-21163, CVE-2021-21164, CVE-2021-21165, CVE-2021-21166, CVE-2021-21167, CVE-2021-21168, CVE-2021-21169, CVE-2021-21170, CVE-2021-21171, CVE-2021-21172, CVE-2021-21173, CVE-2021-21174, CVE-2021-21175, CVE-2021-21176, CVE-2021-21177, CVE-2021-21178, CVE-2021-21179, CVE-2021-21180, CVE-2021-21181, CVE-2021-21182, CVE-2021-21183, CVE-2021-21184, CVE-2021-21185, CVE-2021-21186, CVE-2021-21187, CVE-2021-21188, CVE-2021-21189, CVE-2021-21190