FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (c039a761-2c29-11e6-8912-3065ec8fd3ec)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91491


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


Google Chrome Releases reports :

15 security fixes in this release, including :

- 601073] High CVE-2016-1696: Cross-origin bypass in Extension bindings. Credit to anonymous.

- [613266] High CVE-2016-1697: Cross-origin bypass in Blink. Credit to Mariusz Mlynski.

- [603725] Medium CVE-2016-1698: Information leak in Extension bindings. Credit to Rob Wu.

- [607939] Medium CVE-2016-1699: Parameter sanitization failure in DevTools. Credit to Gregory Panakkal.

- [608104] Medium CVE-2016-1700: Use-after-free in Extensions. Credit to Rob Wu.

- [608101] Medium CVE-2016-1701: Use-after-free in Autofill. Credit to Rob Wu.

- [609260] Medium CVE-2016-1702: Out-of-bounds read in Skia. Credit to cloudfuzzer.

- [616539] CVE-2016-1703: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 91491

File Name: freebsd_pkg_c039a7612c2911e689123065ec8fd3ec.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/06/07

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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


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: 2016/06/06

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/06/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1695, CVE-2016-1696, CVE-2016-1697, CVE-2016-1698, CVE-2016-1699, CVE-2016-1700, CVE-2016-1701, CVE-2016-1702, CVE-2016-1703