Debian DSA-3351-1 : chromium-browser - security update

high Nessus Plugin ID 85770


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the chromium web browser.

- CVE-2015-1291 A cross-origin bypass issue was discovered in DOM.

- CVE-2015-1292 Mariusz Mlynski discovered a cross-origin bypass issue in ServiceWorker.

- CVE-2015-1293 Mariusz Mlynski discovered a cross-origin bypass issue in DOM.

- CVE-2015-1294 cloudfuzzer discovered a use-after-free issue in the Skia graphics library.

- CVE-2015-1295 A use-after-free issue was discovered in the printing component.

- CVE-2015-1296 zcorpan discovered a character spoofing issue.

- CVE-2015-1297 Alexander Kashev discovered a permission scoping error.

- CVE-2015-1298 Rob Wu discovered an error validating the URL of extensions.

- CVE-2015-1299 discovered a use-after-free issue in the Blink/WebKit library.

- CVE-2015-1300 cgvwzq discovered an information disclosure issue in the Blink/WebKit library.

- CVE-2015-1301 The chrome 45 development team found and fixed various issues during internal auditing. Also multiple issues were fixed in the libv8 library, version


Upgrade the chromium-browser packages.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 45.0.2454.85-1~deb8u1.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85770

File Name: debian_DSA-3351.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/4/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:chromium-browser, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/3/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/3/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1291, CVE-2015-1292, CVE-2015-1293, CVE-2015-1294, CVE-2015-1295, CVE-2015-1296, CVE-2015-1297, CVE-2015-1298, CVE-2015-1299, CVE-2015-1300, CVE-2015-1301

DSA: 3351