Google Chrome < 8.0.552.215 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 50977

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Synopsis

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

Description

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)

Solution

Upgrade to Google Chrome 8.0.552.215 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?76dbbd14

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 50977

File Name: google_chrome_8_0_552_215.nasl

Version: 1.21

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 12/3/2010

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: google_chrome_installed.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC: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: 12/2/2010

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/2/2010

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

MSVR: MSVR11-002

Secunia: 42109