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

High Nessus Plugin ID 90557


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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)


Update the affected Chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 90557

File Name: openSUSE-2016-459.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/04/18

Modified: 2016/10/13

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: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: 2016/04/16

Reference Information

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