Google Chrome < 125.0.6422.76 Multiple Vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 197571


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


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote macOS host is prior to 125.0.6422.76. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the 2024_05_stable-channel-update-for-desktop_21 advisory.

- Use after free in Scheduling. (CVE-2024-5157)

- Type Confusion in V8. (CVE-2024-5158)

- Heap buffer overflow in ANGLE. (CVE-2024-5159)

- Heap buffer overflow in Dawn. (CVE-2024-5160)

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 125.0.6422.76 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 197571

File Name: macosx_google_chrome_125_0_6422_76.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 5/21/2024

Updated: 6/7/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2024-5157


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Google Chrome/Installed

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/21/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/21/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2024-5157, CVE-2024-5158, CVE-2024-5159, CVE-2024-5160

IAVA: 2024-A-0304-S