Microsoft Edge (Chromium) < 104.0.1293.47 Multiple Vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 163893


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


The version of Microsoft Edge installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 104.0.1293.47. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the August 5, 2022 advisory.

- Use after free in Omnibox. (CVE-2022-2603)

- Use after free in Safe Browsing. (CVE-2022-2604)

- Out of bounds read in Dawn. (CVE-2022-2605)

- Use after free in Managed devices API. (CVE-2022-2606)

- Insufficient policy enforcement in Background Fetch. (CVE-2022-2610)

- Inappropriate implementation in Fullscreen API. (CVE-2022-2611)

- Side-channel information leakage in Keyboard input. (CVE-2022-2612)

- Use after free in Sign-In Flow. (CVE-2022-2614)

- Insufficient policy enforcement in Cookies. (CVE-2022-2615)

- Inappropriate implementation in Extensions API. (CVE-2022-2616)

- Use after free in Extensions API. (CVE-2022-2617)

- Insufficient validation of untrusted input in Internals. (CVE-2022-2618)

- Insufficient validation of untrusted input in Settings. (CVE-2022-2619)

- Use after free in Extensions. (CVE-2022-2621)

- Insufficient validation of untrusted input in Safe Browsing. (CVE-2022-2622)

- Use after free in Offline. (CVE-2022-2623)

- Heap buffer overflow in PDF. (CVE-2022-2624)

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


Upgrade to Microsoft Edge version 104.0.1293.47 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 163893

File Name: microsoft_edge_chromium_104_0_1293_47.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 8/6/2022

Updated: 2/5/2024

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.1


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-2022-33649


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.6

Temporal Score: 8.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:edge

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/5/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/2/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-2603, CVE-2022-2604, CVE-2022-2605, CVE-2022-2606, CVE-2022-2610, CVE-2022-2611, CVE-2022-2612, CVE-2022-2614, CVE-2022-2615, CVE-2022-2616, CVE-2022-2617, CVE-2022-2618, CVE-2022-2619, CVE-2022-2621, CVE-2022-2622, CVE-2022-2623, CVE-2022-2624, CVE-2022-33636, CVE-2022-33649, CVE-2022-35796