Debian DSA-2732-1 : chromium-browser - several vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 69227

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Chromium web browser.

- CVE-2013-2881 Karthik Bhargavan discovered a way to bypass the Same Origin Policy in frame handling.

- CVE-2013-2882 Cloudfuzzer discovered a type confusion issue in the V8 JavaScript library.

- CVE-2013-2883 Cloudfuzzer discovered a use-after-free issue in MutationObserver.

- CVE-2013-2884 Ivan Fratric of the Google Security Team discovered a use-after-free issue in the DOM implementation.

- CVE-2013-2885 Ivan Fratric of the Google Security Team discovered a use-after-free issue in input handling.

- CVE-2013-2886 The chrome 28 development team found various issues from internal fuzzing, audits, and other studies.

Solution

Upgrade the chromium-browser packages.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 28.0.1500.95-1~deb7u1.

See Also

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2013-2881

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2013-2882

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2013-2883

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2013-2884

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2013-2885

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2013-2886

https://packages.debian.org/source/wheezy/chromium-browser

https://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2732

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 69227

File Name: debian_DSA-2732.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/08/07

Updated: 2020/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:chromium-browser, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/07/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2881, CVE-2013-2882, CVE-2013-2883, CVE-2013-2884, CVE-2013-2885, CVE-2013-2886

BID: 61547, 61548, 61549, 61550, 61551, 61552

DSA: 2732