Debian DSA-2741-1 : chromium-browser - several vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 69470


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


Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Chromium web browser.

- CVE-2013-2887 The chrome 29 development team found various issues from internal fuzzing, audits, and other studies.

- CVE-2013-2900 Krystian Bigaj discovered a file handling path sanitization issue.

- CVE-2013-2901 Alex Chapman discovered an integer overflow issue in ANGLE, the Almost Native Graphics Layer.

- CVE-2013-2902 cloudfuzzer discovered a use-after-free issue in XSLT.

- CVE-2013-2903 cloudfuzzer discovered a use-after-free issue in HTMLMediaElement.

- CVE-2013-2904 cloudfuzzer discovered a use-after-free issue in XML document parsing.

- CVE-2013-2905 Christian Jaeger discovered an information leak due to insufficient file permissions.


Upgrade the chromium-browser packages.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 29.0.1547.57-1~deb7u1.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 69470

File Name: debian_DSA-2741.nasl

Version: 1.18

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/26/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/25/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/21/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2887, CVE-2013-2900, CVE-2013-2901, CVE-2013-2902, CVE-2013-2903, CVE-2013-2904, CVE-2013-2905

BID: 61885, 61886, 61887, 61888, 61889, 61890, 61891

DSA: 2741