Google Chrome < Multiple Overflows

High Nessus Plugin ID 38699


The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is earlier than Such versions are reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A failure to properly validate input from a renderer (tab) process could allow an attacker to crash the browser and possibly run arbitrary code with the privileges of the logged on user. (CVE-2009-1441)

- A failure to check the result of integer multiplication when computing image sizes could allow a specially crafted image or canvas to cause a tab to crash and possibly allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code inside the (sandboxed) renderer process. (CVE-2009-1442)


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 38699

File Name: google_chrome_1_0_154_64.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2009/05/07

Modified: 2016/11/11

Dependencies: 34196

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: SMB/Google_Chrome/Installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1441, CVE-2009-1442

BID: 34859

OSVDB: 54248, 54288

Secunia: 35014

CWE: 119, 189