openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-1061)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 90569


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Chromium was updated to 50.0.2661.75 to fix the following vulnerabilities :

- CVE-2016-1651: Out-of-bounds read in Pdfium JPEG2000 decoding

- CVE-2016-1652: Universal XSS in extension bindings

- CVE-2016-1653: Out-of-bounds write in V8

- CVE-2016-1654: Uninitialized memory read in media

- CVE-2016-1655: Use-after-free related to extensions

- CVE-2016-1656: Android downloaded file path restriction bypass

- CVE-2016-1657: Address bar spoofing

- CVE-2016-1658: Potential leak of sensitive information to malicious extensions

- CVE-2016-1659: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives


Update the affected Chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 90569

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1061.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/04/19

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/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:42.1

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-2016-1651, CVE-2016-1652, CVE-2016-1653, CVE-2016-1654, CVE-2016-1655, CVE-2016-1656, CVE-2016-1657, CVE-2016-1658, CVE-2016-1659