Google Chrome < 111.0.5563.64 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 172221


A web browser installed on the remote Windows host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 111.0.5563.64. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the 2023_03_stable-channel-update-for-desktop advisory.

- Use after free in Swiftshader. (CVE-2023-1213)

- Type Confusion in V8. (CVE-2023-1214)

- Type Confusion in CSS. (CVE-2023-1215)

- Use after free in DevTools. (CVE-2023-1216)

- Stack buffer overflow in Crash reporting. (CVE-2023-1217)

- Use after free in WebRTC. (CVE-2023-1218)

- Heap buffer overflow in Metrics. (CVE-2023-1219)

- Heap buffer overflow in UMA. (CVE-2023-1220)

- Insufficient policy enforcement in Extensions API. (CVE-2023-1221)

- Heap buffer overflow in Web Audio API. (CVE-2023-1222)

- Insufficient policy enforcement in Autofill. (CVE-2023-1223)

- Insufficient policy enforcement in Web Payments API. (CVE-2023-1224, CVE-2023-1226)

- Insufficient policy enforcement in Navigation. (CVE-2023-1225)

- Use after free in Core. (CVE-2023-1227)

- Insufficient policy enforcement in Intents. (CVE-2023-1228)

- Inappropriate implementation in Permission prompts. (CVE-2023-1229)

- Inappropriate implementation in WebApp Installs. (CVE-2023-1230)

- Inappropriate implementation in Autofill. (CVE-2023-1231)

- Insufficient policy enforcement in Resource Timing. (CVE-2023-1232, CVE-2023-1233)

- Inappropriate implementation in Intents. (CVE-2023-1234)

- Type Confusion in DevTools. (CVE-2023-1235)

- Inappropriate implementation in Internals. (CVE-2023-1236)

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


Upgrade to Google Chrome version 111.0.5563.64 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 172221

File Name: google_chrome_111_0_5563_64.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 3/7/2023

Updated: 7/27/2023

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, 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-2023-1227


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: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: SMB/Google_Chrome/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/7/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/7/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-1213, CVE-2023-1214, CVE-2023-1215, CVE-2023-1216, CVE-2023-1217, CVE-2023-1218, CVE-2023-1219, CVE-2023-1220, CVE-2023-1221, CVE-2023-1222, CVE-2023-1223, CVE-2023-1224, CVE-2023-1225, CVE-2023-1226, CVE-2023-1227, CVE-2023-1228, CVE-2023-1229, CVE-2023-1230, CVE-2023-1231, CVE-2023-1232, CVE-2023-1233, CVE-2023-1234, CVE-2023-1235, CVE-2023-1236

IAVA: 2023-A-0123-S