Google Chrome < 107.0.5304.121 Vulnerability

critical Nessus Plugin ID 168182

Synopsis

A web browser installed on the remote macOS host is affected by a vulnerability.

Description

The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote macOS host is prior to 107.0.5304.121. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the 2022_11_stable-channel-update-for-desktop_24 advisory.

- Heap buffer overflow in GPU. (CVE-2022-4135)

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

Solution

Upgrade to Google Chrome version 107.0.5304.121 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?eea42332

https://crbug.com/1392715

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 168182

File Name: macosx_google_chrome_107_0_5304_121.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 11/24/2022

Updated: 12/8/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-4135

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.6

Temporal Score: 9.2

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Google Chrome/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/24/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/24/2022

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 12/19/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-4135

IAVA: 2022-A-0482-S, 2022-A-0501-S