Google Chrome < 21.0.1180.75 Multiple PDF Viewer Vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 61462
SynopsisThe remote host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is earlier than 21.0.1180.75 and is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :
- An unspecified use-after-free error exists in the PDF viewer. (CVE-2012-2862)
- An unspecified out-of-bounds write error exists in the PDF viewer. (CVE-2012-2863)
Successful exploitation of either issue could lead to an application crash or even allow arbitrary code execution, subject to the user's privileges.
SolutionUpgrade to Google Chrome 21.0.1180.75 or later.