GLSA-201204-03 : Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 59619


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201204-03 (Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chromium. Please review the CVE identifiers and release notes referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted web site using Chromium, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, a Denial of Service condition, or bypass of the same origin policy.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/chromium-18.0.1025.151'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59619

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201204-03.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Published: 2012/06/21

Modified: 2017/10/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:chromium, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/04/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3066, CVE-2011-3067, CVE-2011-3068, CVE-2011-3069, CVE-2011-3070, CVE-2011-3071, CVE-2011-3072, CVE-2011-3073, CVE-2011-3074, CVE-2011-3075, CVE-2011-3076, CVE-2011-3077

BID: 52913

OSVDB: 81036, 81037, 81038, 81039, 81040, 81041, 81042, 81043, 81044, 81045, 81046, 81047

GLSA: 201204-03