Google Chrome < Cross-browser Command Execution

medium Nessus Plugin ID 35689


The remote host contains a web browser that is prone to a cross- browser scripting attack.


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is earlier than Such versions are reportedly affected by a protocol- handler command-injection vulnerability that could allow an attacker to carry out cross-browser scripting attacks.


Upgrade to Google Chrome version or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 35689

File Name: google_chrome_1_0_154_48.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2/16/2009

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.8


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.4

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

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: 2/3/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3670

BID: 24837

CWE: 79

SECUNIA: 33800