openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2021-392)

high Nessus Plugin ID 147606


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 89.0.4389.72 (boo#1182358, boo#1182960) :

- CVE-2021-21159: Heap buffer overflow in TabStrip.

- CVE-2021-21160: Heap buffer overflow in WebAudio.

- CVE-2021-21161: Heap buffer overflow in TabStrip.

- CVE-2021-21162: Use after free in WebRTC.

- CVE-2021-21163: Insufficient data validation in Reader Mode.

- CVE-2021-21164: Insufficient data validation in Chrome for iOS.

- CVE-2021-21165: Object lifecycle issue in audio.

- CVE-2021-21166: Object lifecycle issue in audio.

- CVE-2021-21167: Use after free in bookmarks.

- CVE-2021-21168: Insufficient policy enforcement in appcache.

- CVE-2021-21169: Out of bounds memory access in V8.

- CVE-2021-21170: Incorrect security UI in Loader.

- CVE-2021-21171: Incorrect security UI in TabStrip and Navigation.

- CVE-2021-21172: Insufficient policy enforcement in File System API.

- CVE-2021-21173: Side-channel information leakage in Network Internals.

- CVE-2021-21174: Inappropriate implementation in Referrer.

- CVE-2021-21175: Inappropriate implementation in Site isolation.

- CVE-2021-21176: Inappropriate implementation in full screen mode.

- CVE-2021-21177: Insufficient policy enforcement in Autofill.

- CVE-2021-21178: Inappropriate implementation in Compositing.

- CVE-2021-21179: Use after free in Network Internals.

- CVE-2021-21180: Use after free in tab search.

- CVE-2020-27844: Heap buffer overflow in OpenJPEG.

- CVE-2021-21181: Side-channel information leakage in autofill.

- CVE-2021-21182: Insufficient policy enforcement in navigations.

- CVE-2021-21183: Inappropriate implementation in performance APIs.

- CVE-2021-21184: Inappropriate implementation in performance APIs.

- CVE-2021-21185: Insufficient policy enforcement in extensions.

- CVE-2021-21186: Insufficient policy enforcement in QR scanning.

- CVE-2021-21187: Insufficient data validation in URL formatting.

- CVE-2021-21188: Use after free in Blink.

- CVE-2021-21189: Insufficient policy enforcement in payments.

- CVE-2021-21190: Uninitialized Use in PDFium.

- CVE-2021-21149: Stack overflow in Data Transfer.

- CVE-2021-21150: Use after free in Downloads.

- CVE-2021-21151: Use after free in Payments.

- CVE-2021-21152: Heap buffer overflow in Media.

- CVE-2021-21153: Stack overflow in GPU Process.

- CVE-2021-21154: Heap buffer overflow in Tab Strip.

- CVE-2021-21155: Heap buffer overflow in Tab Strip.

- CVE-2021-21156: Heap buffer overflow in V8.

- CVE-2021-21157: Use after free in Web Sockets.

- Fixed Sandbox with glibc 2.33 (boo#1182233)

- Fixed an issue where chromium hangs on opening (boo#1182775).


Update the affected chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 147606

File Name: openSUSE-2021-392.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/10/2021

Updated: 11/22/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-27844


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.6


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.3

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/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: 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 Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/8/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/5/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-27844, CVE-2021-21149, CVE-2021-21150, CVE-2021-21151, CVE-2021-21152, CVE-2021-21153, CVE-2021-21154, CVE-2021-21155, CVE-2021-21156, CVE-2021-21157, 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