Google Chrome < 124.0.6367.207 Vulnerability

high Nessus Plugin ID 196907


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 124.0.6367.207. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the 2024_05_stable-channel-update-for-desktop_13 advisory.

- Out of bounds write in V8 in Google Chrome prior to 124.0.6367.207 allowed a remote attacker to perform an out of bounds memory write via a crafted HTML page. (Chromium security severity: High) (CVE-2024-4761)

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 124.0.6367.207 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 196907

File Name: macosx_google_chrome_124_0_6367_207.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 5/13/2024

Updated: 5/24/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.0


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-2024-4761


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 8.2

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:F/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: 5/13/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/13/2024

CISA Known Exploited Vulnerability Due Dates: 6/6/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2024-4761

IAVA: 2024-A-0278-S