Google Chrome < 39.0.2171.95 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)

High Nessus Plugin ID 79838


The remote Mac OS X host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote Mac OS X host is a version prior to 39.0.2171.95. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- A security bypass vulnerability that allows an attacker to bypass the same-origin policy. (CVE-2014-0580)

- Multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2014-0587, CVE-2014-9164)

- A use-after-free vulnerability that can result in arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-8443)

- An unspecified information disclosure vulnerability.

- A stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability that can be exploited to execute arbitrary code or elevate privileges. (CVE-2014-9163)


Upgrade to Google Chrome 39.0.2171.95 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 79838

File Name: macosx_google_chrome_39_0_2171_95.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2014/12/09

Modified: 2017/06/06

Dependencies: 70890

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Google Chrome/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/12/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/12/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0580, CVE-2014-0587, CVE-2014-8443, CVE-2014-9162, CVE-2014-9163, CVE-2014-9164

BID: 71581, 71582, 71583, 71584, 71585, 71586

OSVDB: 115557, 115558, 115559, 115560, 115561, 115564