Google Chrome < 113.0.5672.126 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 175839


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 113.0.5672.126. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the 2023_05_stable-channel-update-for-desktop_16 advisory.

- Use after free in Navigation. (CVE-2023-2721)

- Use after free in Autofill UI. (CVE-2023-2722)

- Use after free in DevTools. (CVE-2023-2723)

- Type Confusion in V8. (CVE-2023-2724)

- Use after free in Guest View. (CVE-2023-2725)

- Inappropriate implementation in WebApp Installs. (CVE-2023-2726)

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 113.0.5672.126 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 175839

File Name: google_chrome_113_0_5672_126.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 5/16/2023

Updated: 7/27/2023

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

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: 7.8

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-2726


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: 5/16/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/16/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-2721, CVE-2023-2722, CVE-2023-2723, CVE-2023-2724, CVE-2023-2725, CVE-2023-2726

IAVA: 2023-A-0260-S, 2023-A-0265-S