Google Chrome < 8.0.552.215 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 50977


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 8.0.552.215. Such versions are reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- It may be possible to bypass the pop-up blocker.
(Issue #17655)

- A cross-origin video theft vulnerability exists related to canvas. (Issue #55745)

- An unspecified crash exists when handling HTML5 databases. (Issue #56237)

- Excessive file dialogs could lead to a browser crash.
(Issue #58329)

- A use after free error exists in history handling.
(Issue #59554)

- It may be possible to crash the browser when performing http proxy authentication. (Issue #61701)

- An out-of-bounds read regression exists in the WebM video support. (Issue #61701)

- It may be possible to crash the browser due to bad indexing with malformed video. (Issue #62127)

- A memory corruption issue exists relating to malicious privileged extension. (Issue #62168)

- A use-after-free error exists in the handling of SVG animations. (Issue #62401)

- A use-after-free error exists in the mouse dragging event handling. (Issue #63051)

- A double free error exists in XPath handling.
(Issue #63444)


Upgrade to Google Chrome 8.0.552.215 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 50977

File Name: google_chrome_8_0_552_215.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.19 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2010/12/03

Modified: 2016/05/20

Dependencies: 34196

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

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

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: 2010/12/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/12/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4482, CVE-2010-4483, CVE-2010-4484, CVE-2010-4485, CVE-2010-4486, CVE-2010-4487, CVE-2010-4488, CVE-2010-4489, CVE-2010-4490, CVE-2010-4491, CVE-2010-4492, CVE-2010-4493, CVE-2010-4494

BID: 45170, 45617

OSVDB: 69661, 69662, 69663, 69664, 69665, 69666, 69667, 69668, 69669, 69670, 69671, 69672, 69673

MSVR: MSVR11-002

Secunia: 42109