Microsoft Edge (Chromium) < 106.0.1370.47 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 166145


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 106.0.1370.47. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the October 14, 2022 advisory.

- Use after free in Skia. (CVE-2022-3445)

- Heap buffer overflow in WebSQL. (CVE-2022-3446)

- Inappropriate implementation in Custom Tabs. (CVE-2022-3447)

- Use after free in Safe Browsing. (CVE-2022-3449)

- Use after free in Peer Connection. (CVE-2022-3450)

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 106.0.1370.47 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 166145

File Name: microsoft_edge_chromium_106_0_1370_47.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 10/14/2022

Updated: 11/11/2022

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

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-2022-3450


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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:edge

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/14/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/11/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-3445, CVE-2022-3446, CVE-2022-3447, CVE-2022-3449, CVE-2022-3450

IAVA: 2022-A-0437-S