Google Chrome < 21.0.1180.60 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 61381


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 21.0.1180.60 and is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Re-prompts are not displayed for excessive downloads. (CVE-2012-2847)

- Drag and drop file access restrictions are not restrictive enough. (CVE-2012-2848)

- An off-by-one read error exists related to GIF decoding. (CVE-2012-2849)

- Various, unspecified errors exist related to PDF processing. (CVE-2012-2850)

- Various, unspecified integer overflows exist related to PDF processing. (CVE-2012-2851)

- A use-after-free error exists related to object linkage and PDF processing. (CVE-2012-2852)

- An error exists related to 'webRequest' and 'Chrome Web Store' interference. (CVE-2012-2853)

- Pointer values can be leaked to 'WebUI' renderers.

- An unspecified use-after-free error exists related to PDF processing. (CVE-2012-2855)

- Unspecified out-of-bounds reads exist related to the PDF viewer. (CVE-2012-2856)

- A use-after-free error exists related to CSS DOM processing. (CVE-2012-2857)

- A buffer overflow exists related to 'WebP' decoding.

- An out-of-bounds access error exists related to the date picker. (CVE-2012-2860)


Upgrade to Google Chrome 21.0.1180.60 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 61381

File Name: google_chrome_21_0_1180_60.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2012/08/01

Updated: 2019/12/04

Dependencies: 34196

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2012-2856

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: SMB/Google_Chrome/Installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/07/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/07/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2847, CVE-2012-2848, CVE-2012-2849, CVE-2012-2850, CVE-2012-2851, CVE-2012-2852, CVE-2012-2853, CVE-2012-2854, CVE-2012-2855, CVE-2012-2856, CVE-2012-2857, CVE-2012-2858, CVE-2012-2860

BID: 54749