Google Chrome < 14.0.835.163 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 56230


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 14.0.835.163 and is affected by multiple vulnerabilities:

- A race condition exists related to the certificate cache. (Issue #49377)

- The Windows Media Player plugin allows click-free access to the system Flash. (Issue #51464)

- MIME types are not treated authoritatively at plugin load time. (Issue #75070)

- An unspecified error allows V8 script object wrappers to crash. (Issue #76771)

- The included PDF functionality contains a garbage collection error. (Issue #78639)

- Out-of-bounds read issues exist related to media buffers, mp3 files, box handling, Khmer characters, video handling, Tibetan characters, and triangle arrays. (Issues #82438, #85041, #89991, #90134, #90173, #95563, #95625)

- An unspecified error allows data displayed in the URL to be spoofed. (Issue #83031)

- Use-after-free errors exist related to unload event handling, the document loader, plugin handling, ruby, table style handling, and the focus controller.
(Issues #89219, #89330, #91197, #92651, #94800, #93420, #93587)

- The URL bar can be spoofed in an unspecified manner related to the forward button. (Issue #89564)

- An NULL pointer error exists related to WebSockets.
(Issue #89795)

- An off-by-one error exists related to the V8 JavaScript engine. (Issue #91120)

- A stale node error exists related to CSS stylesheet handling. (Issue #92959)

- A cross-origin bypass error exists related to the V8 JavaScript engine. (Issue #93416)

- A double-free error exists related to XPath handling in libxml. (Issue #93472)

- Incorrect permissions are assigned to non-gallery pages. (Issue #93497)

- An improper string read occurs in the included PDF functionality. (Issue #93596)

- An unspecified error allows unintended access to objects built in to the V8 JavaScript engine.
(Issue #93906)

- Self-signed certificates are not pinned properly.
(Issue #95917)

- A variable-type confusion issue exists in the V8 JavaScript engine related to object sealing.
(Issue #95920)


Upgrade to Google Chrome 14.0.835.163 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 56230

File Name: google_chrome_14_0_835_163.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 9/19/2011

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: High

Score: 8.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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 Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/16/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/16/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2830, CVE-2011-2834, CVE-2011-2835, CVE-2011-2836, CVE-2011-2838, CVE-2011-2839, CVE-2011-2840, CVE-2011-2841, CVE-2011-2843, CVE-2011-2844, CVE-2011-2846, CVE-2011-2847, CVE-2011-2848, CVE-2011-2849, CVE-2011-2850, CVE-2011-2851, CVE-2011-2852, CVE-2011-2853, CVE-2011-2854, CVE-2011-2855, CVE-2011-2856, CVE-2011-2857, CVE-2011-2858, CVE-2011-2859, CVE-2011-2860, CVE-2011-2861, CVE-2011-2862, CVE-2011-2864, CVE-2011-2874, CVE-2011-2875, CVE-2011-3234

BID: 49658, 49933