Google Chrome < 44.0.2403.89 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 84921

Synopsis

The remote Windows host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 44.0.2403.89. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- An uninitialized memory read flaw exists in ICU that an attacker can exploit to have unspecified impact.
(CVE-2015-1270)

- A heap buffer overflow condition exists in PDFium due to improper validation of user-supplied input. An attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service. (CVE-2015-1271, CVE-2015-1273)

- A use-after-free memory error exists when the GPU process is unexpectedly terminated. An attacker can exploit this to have an unspecified impact.
(CVE-2015-1272)

- The settings for automatic downloading of files allows EXE files to be auto-opened, which can result in the execution of malicious code. (CVE-2015-1274)

- A universal cross-site scripting (UXSS) vulnerability exists in Google Chrome for Android due to improper validation of 'intent://' URLs. An attacker, using a specially crafted request, can exploit this to execute arbitrary script code. (CVE-2015-1275)

- A use-after-free memory error exists in IndexedDB that can allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2015-1276)

- A denial of service vulnerability exists due to a use-after-free memory error in the method ui::AXTree::Unserialize. An attacker can exploit this to cause a crash. (CVE-2015-1277)

- An unspecified flaw exists when handling PDF files that allows an attacker to spoof URLs. (CVE-2015-1278)

- An integer overflow condition exists in the method CJBig2_Image::expand() in file JBig2_Image.cpp due to improper validation of user-supplied input. An attacker can exploit this to cause a heap-based buffer overflow, resulting in a denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-1279)

- A flaw exists in Google Skia due to improper validation of user-supplied input, which an attacker can exploit to corrupt memory or execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2015-1280)

- An unspecified flaw exists that allows an attacker to bypass the Content Security Policy. (CVE-2015-1281)

- A use-after-free memory error exists in PDFium in the file javascript/Document.cpp. An attacker, using a crafted file, can exploit this to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-1282)

- A heap buffer overflow condition exists in 'expat'.
No other information is available. (CVE-2015-1283)

- A use-after-free memory error exists in Blink that can allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2015-1284)

- An unspecified flaw exists in the XSS auditor that allows an attacker to gain access to sensitive information. (CVE-2015-1285)

- A universal cross-site scripting (UXSS) vulnerability exists in Blink due to improper validation of unspecified input. An attacker, using a crafted request, can exploit this to execute arbitrary script code.
(CVE-2015-1286)

- A flaw exists in WebKit related to the handling of the quirks-mode exception for CSS MIME types, which allows an attacker to bypass the cross-origin policy.
(CVE-2015-1287)

- A flaw exists in file spellcheck_hunspell_dictionary.cc, related to the downloading of spellchecker dictionaries over HTTP, which allows a man-in-the-middle to corrupt the downloaded dictionaries. (CVE-2015-1288)

- Multiple vulnerabilities exist that were disclosed by internal auditing, fuzzing, and other initiatives, which can result in a denial of service, execution of arbitrary code, or other moderate to severe impact.
(CVE-2015-1289)

Solution

Upgrade to Google Chrome 44.0.2403.89 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?50bc47d5

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 84921

File Name: google_chrome_44_0_2403_89.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2015/07/22

Updated: 2018/07/12

Dependencies: 34196

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Required KB Items: SMB/Google_Chrome/Installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/02/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1270, CVE-2015-1271, CVE-2015-1272, CVE-2015-1273, CVE-2015-1274, CVE-2015-1275, CVE-2015-1276, CVE-2015-1277, CVE-2015-1278, CVE-2015-1279, CVE-2015-1280, CVE-2015-1281, CVE-2015-1282, CVE-2015-1283, CVE-2015-1284, CVE-2015-1285, CVE-2015-1286, CVE-2015-1287, CVE-2015-1288, CVE-2015-1289

BID: 75973