Google Chrome < Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 39492


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 issues :

- A buffer overflow caused by handling unspecified HTTP responses. This could lead to a denial of service or execution of arbitrary code. (CVE-2009-2121)

- A denial of service caused by SSL renegotiation. This could cause the browser to crash.


Upgrade to Google Chrome or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 39492

File Name: google_chrome_2_0_172_33.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 6/23/2009

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: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: SMB/Google_Chrome/Installed

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/22/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2121

BID: 35462, 35463

CWE: 119

SECUNIA: 35548