Microsoft Edge (Chromium) < 106.0.1370.34 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 165721


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 106.0.1370.34. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the October 3, 2022 advisory.

- Use after free in CSS. (CVE-2022-3304)

- Use after free in Media. (CVE-2022-3307)

- Insufficient policy enforcement in Developer Tools. (CVE-2022-3308)

- Insufficient policy enforcement in Custom Tabs. (CVE-2022-3310)

- Use after free in Import. (CVE-2022-3311)

- Incorrect security UI in Full Screen. (CVE-2022-3313)

- Type confusion in Blink. (CVE-2022-3315)

- Insufficient validation of untrusted input in Safe Browsing. (CVE-2022-3316)

- Insufficient validation of untrusted input in Intents. (CVE-2022-3317)

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 106.0.1370.34 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 165721

File Name: microsoft_edge_chromium_106_0_1370_34.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 10/6/2022

Updated: 11/21/2022

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-3311


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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:U/RL:O/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-3373

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:edge

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/3/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/27/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-3370, CVE-2022-3373

IAVA: 2022-A-0396-S