Google Chrome < Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 42413


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 :

- The user is not warned about certain dangerous file types such as 'SVG', 'MHT', and 'XML'. In some browsers, JavaScript can execute within these types of files.
(Issue #23979)

- A malicious site could use the Gears SQL API to put SQL metadata into a bad state, which could cause a subsequent memory corruption which could lead the Gears plugin to crash, or possibly allow arbitrary code execution. (Issue #26179)


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 42413

File Name: google_chrome_3_0_195_32.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 11/6/2009

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


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: 11/5/2009

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/5/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3931, CVE-2009-3932

BID: 36947

CWE: 20

SECUNIA: 37273