FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (8be8ca39-ae70-4422-bf1a-d8fae6911c5e)

High Nessus Plugin ID 90289


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Google Chrome Releases reports :

[594574] High CVE-2016-1646: Out-of-bounds read in V8.

[590284] High CVE-2016-1647: Use-after-free in Navigation.

[590455] High CVE-2016-1648: Use-after-free in Extensions.

[597518] CVE-2016-1650: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives.

Multiple vulnerabilities in V8 fixed at the tip of the 4.9 branch


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 90289

File Name: freebsd_pkg_8be8ca39ae704422bf1ad8fae6911c5e.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.7 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/04/01

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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


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:freebsd:freebsd:chromium, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:chromium-npapi, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:chromium-pulse, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/03/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1646, CVE-2016-1647, CVE-2016-1648, CVE-2016-1649, CVE-2016-1650