openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-99)

High Nessus Plugin ID 88402

New! Vulnerability Priority Rating (VPR)

Tenable calculates a dynamic VPR for every vulnerability. VPR combines vulnerability information with threat intelligence and machine learning algorithms to predict which vulnerabilities are most likely to be exploited in attacks. Read more about what VPR is and how it's different from CVSS.

VPR Score: 6.7


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Chromium was updated to 48.0.2564.82 to fix security issues and bugs.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2016-1612: Bad cast in V8 (boo#963184)

- CVE-2016-1613: Use-after-free in PDFium (boo#963185)

- CVE-2016-1614: Information leak in Blink (boo#963186)

- CVE-2016-1615: Origin confusion in Omnibox (boo#963187)

- CVE-2016-1616: URL Spoofing (boo#963188)

- CVE-2016-1617: History sniffing with HSTS and CSP (boo#963189)

- CVE-2016-1618: Weak random number generator in Blink (boo#963190)

- CVE-2016-1619: Out-of-bounds read in PDFium (boo#963191)

- CVE-2016-1620 chromium-browser: various fixes (boo#963192)

This update also enables SSE2 support on x86_64, VA-API hardware acceleration and fixes a crash when trying to enable the Chromecast extension.


Update the affected Chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 88402

File Name: openSUSE-2016-99.nasl

Version: 2.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/01/27

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/01/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1612, CVE-2016-1613, CVE-2016-1614, CVE-2016-1615, CVE-2016-1616, CVE-2016-1617, CVE-2016-1618, CVE-2016-1619, CVE-2016-1620