openSUSE 15 Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-SU-2022:0125-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 160973



The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote SUSE Linux SUSE15 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the openSUSE-SU-2022:0125-1 advisory.

- Use after free in Vulkan. (CVE-2022-1477)

- Use after free in SwiftShader. (CVE-2022-1478)

- Use after free in ANGLE. (CVE-2022-1479)

- Use after free in Sharing. (CVE-2022-1481)

- Inappropriate implementation in WebGL. (CVE-2022-1482)

- Heap buffer overflow in WebGPU. (CVE-2022-1483)

- Heap buffer overflow in Web UI Settings. (CVE-2022-1484)

- Use after free in File System API. (CVE-2022-1485)

- Type Confusion in V8. (CVE-2022-1486)

- Use after free in Ozone. (CVE-2022-1487)

- Inappropriate implementation in Extensions API. (CVE-2022-1488)

- Out of bounds memory access in UI Shelf. (CVE-2022-1489)

- Use after free in Browser Switcher. (CVE-2022-1490)

- Use after free in Bookmarks. (CVE-2022-1491)

- Insufficient data validation in Blink Editing. (CVE-2022-1492)

- Use after free in Dev Tools. (CVE-2022-1493)

- Insufficient data validation in Trusted Types. (CVE-2022-1494)

- Incorrect security UI in Downloads. (CVE-2022-1495)

- Use after free in File Manager. (CVE-2022-1496)

- Inappropriate implementation in Input. (CVE-2022-1497)

- Inappropriate implementation in HTML Parser. (CVE-2022-1498)

- Inappropriate implementation in WebAuthentication. (CVE-2022-1499)

- Insufficient data validation in Dev Tools. (CVE-2022-1500)

- Inappropriate implementation in iframe. (CVE-2022-1501)

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


Update the affected chromedriver and / or chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 160973

File Name: openSUSE-2022-0125-1.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/11/2022

Updated: 3/23/2023

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-1496


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: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/6/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/26/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-1477, CVE-2022-1478, CVE-2022-1479, CVE-2022-1481, CVE-2022-1482, CVE-2022-1483, CVE-2022-1484, CVE-2022-1485, CVE-2022-1486, CVE-2022-1487, CVE-2022-1488, CVE-2022-1489, CVE-2022-1490, CVE-2022-1491, CVE-2022-1492, CVE-2022-1493, CVE-2022-1494, CVE-2022-1495, CVE-2022-1496, CVE-2022-1497, CVE-2022-1498, CVE-2022-1499, CVE-2022-1500, CVE-2022-1501