Google Chrome < WebKit SVGList Object Handling Memory Corruption

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38791


The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is earlier than Such versions are reportedly affected by a memory corruption issue. An attacker could exploit this flaw in order to run arbitrary code inside the Google Chrome sandbox.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 38791

File Name: google_chrome_1_0_154_65.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2009/05/15

Modified: 2013/11/13

Dependencies: 34196

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

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: 2009/05/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0945

BID: 34924

OSVDB: 54500

CWE: 94