openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-SU-2014:0243-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 75257


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Chromium was updated to version 32.0.1700.102: Stable channel update :

- Security Fixes :

- CVE-2013-6649: Use-after-free in SVG images

- CVE-2013-6650: Memory corruption in V8

- and 12 other fixes

- Other :

- Mouse Pointer disappears after exiting full-screen mode

- Drag and drop files into Chromium may not work properly

- Quicktime Plugin crashes in Chromium

- Chromium becomes unresponsive

- Trackpad users may not be able to scroll horizontally

- Scrolling does not work in combo box

- Chromium does not work with all CSS minifiers such as whitespace around a media query's `and` keyword

- Update to Chromium 32.0.1700.77 Stable channel update :

- Security fixes :

- CVE-2013-6646: Use-after-free in web workers

- CVE-2013-6641: Use-after-free related to forms

- CVE-2013-6643: Unprompted sync with an attacker’s Google account

- CVE-2013-6645: Use-after-free related to speech input elements

- CVE-2013-6644: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives

- Other :

- Tab indicators for sound, webcam and casting

- Automatically blocking malware files

- Lots of under the hood changes for stability and performance

- Remove patch chromium-fix-chromedriver-build.diff as that chromedriver is fixed upstream

- Updated ExcludeArch to exclude aarch64, ppc, ppc64 and ppc64le. This is based on missing build requires (valgrind, v8, etc)


Update the affected chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75257

File Name: openSUSE-2014-135.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/8/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6641, CVE-2013-6643, CVE-2013-6644, CVE-2013-6645, CVE-2013-6646, CVE-2013-6649, CVE-2013-6650

BID: 64805, 64981, 65168, 65172