Debian DSA-5201-1 : chromium - security update

high Nessus Plugin ID 163913


The remote Debian host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The remote Debian 11 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the dsa-5201 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)

- Use after free in Tab Strip. (CVE-2022-2607)

- Use after free in Overview Mode. (CVE-2022-2608)

- Use after free in Nearby Share. (CVE-2022-2609)

- 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 Input. (CVE-2022-2613)

- 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 WebUI. (CVE-2022-2620)

- 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 the chromium packages.

For the stable distribution (bullseye), these problems have been fixed in version 104.0.5112.79-1~deb11u1.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 163913

File Name: debian_DSA-5201.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/7/2022

Updated: 2/5/2024

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


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-2022-2624


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:debian:debian_linux:chromium, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:chromium-common, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:chromium-driver, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:chromium-l10n, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:chromium-sandbox, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:chromium-shell, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:11.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/7/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/2/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-2603, CVE-2022-2604, CVE-2022-2605, CVE-2022-2606, CVE-2022-2607, CVE-2022-2608, CVE-2022-2609, CVE-2022-2610, CVE-2022-2611, CVE-2022-2612, CVE-2022-2613, CVE-2022-2614, CVE-2022-2615, CVE-2022-2616, CVE-2022-2617, CVE-2022-2618, CVE-2022-2619, CVE-2022-2620, CVE-2022-2621, CVE-2022-2622, CVE-2022-2623, CVE-2022-2624