openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-SU-2013:1194-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75085


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


- Update to 30.0.1553

- Bug and stability fixes

- Includes security update for v8 (bnc821601)

- CVE-2013-2838 Denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via unspecified vectors

- Add the flag --disable-gpu-sandbox to prevent crashes and/or slowness. The GPU Sandbox is a new sandbox introduces in M28 and is currently causing issues ( 63)


Update the affected chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75085

File Name: openSUSE-2013-579.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2017/12/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-desktop-gnome, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-desktop-kde, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-ffmpegsumo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-ffmpegsumo-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-suid-helper, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-suid-helper-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/07/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2838

OSVDB: 93567