FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (6d8505f0-0614-11e6-b39c-00262d5ed8ee)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 90592


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


Google Chrome Releases reports :

20 security fixes in this release, including :

- [590275] High CVE-2016-1652: Universal XSS in extension bindings.
Credit to anonymous.

- [589792] High CVE-2016-1653: Out-of-bounds write in V8. Credit to Choongwoo Han.

- [591785] Medium CVE-2016-1651: Out-of-bounds read in Pdfium JPEG2000 decoding. Credit to kdot working with HP's Zero Day Initiative.

- [589512] Medium CVE-2016-1654: Uninitialized memory read in media.
Credit to Atte Kettunen of OUSPG.

- [582008] Medium CVE-2016-1655: Use-after-free related to extensions.
Credit to Rob Wu.

- [570750] Medium CVE-2016-1656: Android downloaded file path restriction bypass. Credit to Dzmitry Lukyanenko.

- [567445] Medium CVE-2016-1657: Address bar spoofing. Credit to Luan Herrera.

- [573317] Low CVE-2016-1658: Potential leak of sensitive information to malicious extensions. Credit to Antonio Sanso (@asanso) of Adobe.

- [602697] CVE-2016-1659: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives.


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 90592

File Name: freebsd_pkg_6d8505f0061411e6b39c00262d5ed8ee.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.6 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/04/20

Modified: 2016/10/19

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: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: 2016/04/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/04/13

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