GLSA-201412-13 : Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 79966

Synopsis

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-13 (Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chromium. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All Chromium users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/chromium-39.0.2171.65'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201412-13

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 79966

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201412-13.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Published: 12/15/2014

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:chromium, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/13/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3188, CVE-2014-3189, CVE-2014-3190, CVE-2014-3191, CVE-2014-3192, CVE-2014-3193, CVE-2014-3194, CVE-2014-3195, CVE-2014-3197, CVE-2014-3198, CVE-2014-3199, CVE-2014-3200, CVE-2014-7899, CVE-2014-7900, CVE-2014-7901, CVE-2014-7902, CVE-2014-7903, CVE-2014-7904, CVE-2014-7906, CVE-2014-7907, CVE-2014-7908, CVE-2014-7909, CVE-2014-7910

BID: 70262, 70273, 71158, 71159, 71160, 71161, 71163, 71164, 71165, 71166, 71168, 71170

GLSA: 201412-13