GLSA-201205-03 : Chromium, V8: Multiple vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 59627
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Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201205-03 (Chromium, V8: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chromium and V8. Please review the CVE identifiers and release notes referenced below for details.
Impact :

A context-dependent attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted website or JavaScript program using Chromium or V8, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, or a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/chromium-19.0.1084.46' All V8 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-lang/v8-3.9.24.21'

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?9d67fc0e

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201205-03

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 59627

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201205-03.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Published: 6/21/2012

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:chromium, p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:v8, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/21/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3083, CVE-2011-3084, CVE-2011-3085, CVE-2011-3086, CVE-2011-3087, CVE-2011-3088, CVE-2011-3089, CVE-2011-3090, CVE-2011-3091, CVE-2011-3092, CVE-2011-3093, CVE-2011-3094, CVE-2011-3095, CVE-2011-3096, CVE-2011-3100, CVE-2011-3101

BID: 53540

GLSA: 201205-03