Google Chrome < 24.0.1312.52 Multiple Vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 63468


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 24.0.1312.52 and is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Use-after-free errors exist related to SVG layout, DOM handling, video seeking, PDF fields and printing.
(CVE-2012-5145, CVE-2012-5147, CVE-2012-5150, CVE-2012-5156, CVE-2013-0832)

- An error related to malformed URLs can allow a Same Origin Policy (SOP) bypass, thereby allowing cross-site scripting attacks. (CVE-2012-5146)

- A user-input validation error exists related to filenames and hyphenation support. (CVE-2012-5148)

- Integer overflow errors exist related to audio IPC handling, PDF JavaScript and shared memory allocation.
(CVE-2012-5149, CVE-2012-5151, CVE-2012-5154)

- Out-of-bounds read errors exist related to video seeking, PDF image handling, printing and glyph handling. (CVE-2012-5152, CVE-2012-5157, CVE-2012-0833, CVE-2012-0834)

- An out-of-bounds stack access error exists in the v8 JavaScript engine. (CVE-2012-5153)

- A casting error exists related to PDF 'root' handling.

- An unspecified error exists that can corrupt database metadata leading to incorrect file access.

- An error exists related to IPC and 'NUL' termination.

- An error exists related to extensions that may allow improper path traversals. (CVE-2013-0831)

- An unspecified error exists related to geolocation.

- An unspecified error exists related to garbage collection in the v8 JavaScript engine. (CVE-2013-0836)

- An unspecified error exists related to extension tab handling. (CVE-2013-0837)

- The bundled version of Adobe Flash Player contains flaws that can lead to arbitrary code execution.

Successful exploitation of some of these issues could lead to an application crash or even allow arbitrary code execution, subject to the user's privileges.


Upgrade to Google Chrome 24.0.1312.52 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 63468

File Name: google_chrome_24_0_1312_52.nasl

Version: 1.20

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 1/10/2013

Updated: 4/11/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-0630


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


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: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: SMB/Google_Chrome/Installed

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/10/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/8/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5145, CVE-2012-5146, CVE-2012-5147, CVE-2012-5148, CVE-2012-5149, CVE-2012-5150, CVE-2012-5151, CVE-2012-5152, CVE-2012-5153, CVE-2012-5154, CVE-2012-5156, CVE-2012-5157, CVE-2013-0630, CVE-2013-0828, CVE-2013-0829, CVE-2013-0830, CVE-2013-0831, CVE-2013-0832, CVE-2013-0833, CVE-2013-0834, CVE-2013-0835, CVE-2013-0836, CVE-2013-0837

BID: 57184, 59413, 59414, 59415, 59416, 59417, 59418, 59419, 59420, 59422, 59423, 59424, 59425, 59426, 59427, 59428, 59429, 59430, 59431, 59435, 59436, 59437, 59438

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