Google Chrome < 100.0.4896.127 Vulnerability

high Nessus Plugin ID 159741


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


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 100.0.4896.127. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the 2022_04_stable-channel-update-for-desktop_14 advisory.

- Type confusion in V8 Turbofan in Google Chrome prior to 100.0.4896.127 allowed a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page. (CVE-2022-1364)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Google Chrome version 100.0.4896.127 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 159741

File Name: google_chrome_100_0_4896_127.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 4/14/2022

Updated: 3/21/2023

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-1364


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 8.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: SMB/Google_Chrome/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/14/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/14/2022

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 5/6/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-1364

IAVA: 2022-A-0156-S