openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-459)

high Nessus Plugin ID 90557
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

Chromium was updated to 49.0.2623.110 to fix the following security issues :

- CVE-2016-1646: Out-of-bounds read in V8

- CVE-2016-1647: Use-after-free in Navigation

- CVE-2016-1648: Use-after-free in Extensions

- CVE-2016-1649: Buffer overflow in libANGLE

- CVE-2016-1650: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives

- CVE-2016-3679: Multiple vulnerabilities in V8 fixed at the tip of the 4.9 branch (currently 4.9.385.33)

Solution

Update the affected Chromium packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=972834

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 90557

File Name: openSUSE-2016-459.nasl

Version: 2.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/18/2016

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

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:13.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 4/16/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1646, CVE-2016-1647, CVE-2016-1648, CVE-2016-1649, CVE-2016-1650, CVE-2016-3679