openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-1489)

high Nessus Plugin ID 91492


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Chromium was updated to 51.0.2704.79 to fix a number of security issues. [boo#982719]

- CVE-2016-1696: Cross-origin bypass in Extension bindings

- CVE-2016-1697: Cross-origin bypass in Blink

- CVE-2016-1698: Information leak in Extension bindings

- CVE-2016-1699: Parameter sanitization failure in DevTools

- CVE-2016-1700: Use-after-free in Extensions

- CVE-2016-1701: Use-after-free in Autofill

- CVE-2016-1702: Out-of-bounds read in Skia

- CVE-2016-1703: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives


Update the affected Chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 91492

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1489.nasl

Version: 2.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/7/2016

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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


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:42.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 6/3/2016

Reference Information

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