openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2021-513)

high Nessus Plugin ID 148324
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for chromium fixes the following issues :

Update to 89.0.4389.114 boo#1184256

- CVE-2021-21194: Use after free in screen capture

- CVE-2021-21195: Use after free in V8

- CVE-2021-21196: Heap buffer overflow in TabStrip

- CVE-2021-21197: Heap buffer overflow in TabStrip

- CVE-2021-21198: Out of bounds read in IPC

- CVE-2021-21199: Use Use after free in Aura


Update the affected chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 148324

File Name: openSUSE-2021-513.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/6/2021

Updated: 6/8/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-21199


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


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


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: 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: 4/5/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/9/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-21194, CVE-2021-21195, CVE-2021-21196, CVE-2021-21197, CVE-2021-21198, CVE-2021-21199

IAVA: 2021-A-0152-S