Google Chrome < 10.0.648.133 Code Execution

high Nessus Plugin ID 52657


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


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is earlier than 10.0.648.133. Such versions are reportedly affected by a memory corruption vulnerability in style handling.

By tricking a user into opening a specially crafted web page, a remote unauthenticated attacker could execute arbitrary script code on the host subject to the privileges of the user running the affected application.


Upgrade to Google Chrome 10.0.648.133 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 52657

File Name: google_chrome_10_0_648_133.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 3/14/2011

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

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

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: 3/14/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/10/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1290

BID: 46849

SECUNIA: 43748