Google Chrome < 119.0.6045.159 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 185605


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 119.0.6045.159. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the 2023_11_stable-channel-update-for-desktop_14 advisory.

- Use after free in Garbage Collection. (CVE-2023-5997)

- Use after free in Navigation. (CVE-2023-6112)

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 119.0.6045.159 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 185605

File Name: google_chrome_119_0_6045_159.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 11/14/2023

Updated: 1/29/2024

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


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-2023-6112


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: 11/14/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/14/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-5997, CVE-2023-6112

IAVA: 2023-A-0641-S