Google Chrome < 108.0.5359.94 Vulnerability

high Nessus Plugin ID 168373


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


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote macOS host is prior to 108.0.5359.94. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the 2022_12_stable-channel-update-for-desktop advisory.

- Type Confusion in V8. (CVE-2022-4262)

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


Upgrade to Google Chrome version 108.0.5359.94 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 168373

File Name: macosx_google_chrome_108_0_5359_94.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 12/2/2022

Updated: 9/20/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.2


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-4262


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 8.4

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: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: 12/2/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/2/2022

CISA Known Exploited Vulnerability Due Dates: 12/26/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-4262

IAVA: 2022-A-0507-S