Google Chrome < 15.0.874.102 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 56650


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 15.0.874.102. It therefore is potentially affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Several URL bar spoofing errors exist related to history handling and drag-and-drop of URLs.
(CVE-2011-2845, CVE-2011-3875)

- Whitespace is stripped from the end of download filenames. (CVE-2011-3876)

- A cross-site scripting issue exists related to the 'appcache' internals page. (CVE-2011-3877)

- A race condition exists related to working process initialization. (CVE-2011-3878)

- An error exists related to redirection to 'chrome scheme' URIs. (CVE-2011-3879)

- Unspecified special characters may be used as delimiters in HTTP headers. (CVE-2011-3880)

- Several cross-origin policy violation issues exist.

- Several use-after-free errors exist related to media buffer handling, counter handling, stale styles, plugins and editing, and video source handling.
(CVE-2011-3882, CVE-2011-3883, CVE-2011-3885, CVE-2011-3888, CVE-2011-3890)

- Timing issues exist related to DOM traversal.

- An out-of-bounds write error exists in the V8 JavaScript engine. (CVE-2011-3886)

- Cookie theft is possible via JavaScript URIs.

- A heap overflow issue exists related to Web Audio.

- Functions internal to the V8 JavaScript engine are exposed. (CVE-2011-3891)


Upgrade to Google Chrome 15.0.874.102 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 56650

File Name: google_chrome_15_0_874_102.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 10/26/2011

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, 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: 10/25/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/25/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2845, CVE-2011-3875, CVE-2011-3876, CVE-2011-3877, CVE-2011-3878, CVE-2011-3879, CVE-2011-3880, CVE-2011-3881, CVE-2011-3882, CVE-2011-3883, CVE-2011-3884, CVE-2011-3885, CVE-2011-3886, CVE-2011-3887, CVE-2011-3888, CVE-2011-3889, CVE-2011-3890, CVE-2011-3891

BID: 50360

CWE: 20, 442, 629, 711, 712, 722, 725, 74, 750, 751, 79, 800, 801, 809, 811, 864, 900, 928, 931, 990