Microsoft Edge (Chromium) < 118.0.2088.122 / 119.0.2151.97 Multiple Vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 186447

Synopsis

The remote host has an web browser installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of Microsoft Edge installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 118.0.2088.122 / 119.0.2151.97. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the November 29, 2023 advisory.

- Integer overflow in Skia in Google Chrome prior to 119.0.6045.199 allowed a remote attacker who had compromised the renderer process to potentially perform a sandbox escape via a malicious file. (Chromium security severity: High) (CVE-2023-6345)

- Use after free in WebAudio in Google Chrome prior to 119.0.6045.199 allowed a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page. (Chromium security severity: High) (CVE-2023-6346)

- Use after free in Mojo in Google Chrome prior to 119.0.6045.199 allowed a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page. (Chromium security severity: High) (CVE-2023-6347)

- Type Confusion in Spellcheck in Google Chrome prior to 119.0.6045.199 allowed a remote attacker who had compromised the renderer process to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page. (Chromium security severity: High) (CVE-2023-6348)

- Use after free in libavif in Google Chrome prior to 119.0.6045.199 allowed a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted avif file. (Chromium security severity: High) (CVE-2023-6350, CVE-2023-6351)

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

Solution

Upgrade to Microsoft Edge version 118.0.2088.122 / 119.0.2151.97 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?88d07bbe

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2023-6345

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2023-6346

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2023-6347

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2023-6348

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2023-6350

https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/vulnerability/CVE-2023-6351

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 186447

File Name: microsoft_edge_chromium_119_0_2151_97.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 11/29/2023

Updated: 12/6/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-6351

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.6

Temporal Score: 8.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-6345

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:edge

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated, installed_sw/Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/29/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/28/2023

CISA Known Exploited Vulnerability Due Dates: 12/21/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-6345, CVE-2023-6346, CVE-2023-6347, CVE-2023-6348, CVE-2023-6350, CVE-2023-6351