openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-756)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 91848


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Chromium was updated to 51.0.2704.103 to fix three vulnerabilities :

- CVE-2016-1704: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives (shared identifier) (boo#985397)

Includes vulnerability fixes from 50.0.2661.102 (boo#979859) :

- CVE-2016-1667: Same origin bypass in DOM

- CVE-2016-1668: Same origin bypass in Blink V8 bindings

- CVE-2016-1669: Buffer overflow in V8

- CVE-2016-1670: Race condition in loader

Includes vulnerability fixes from 50.0.2661.94 (boo#977830) :

- CVE-2016-1660: Out-of-bounds write in Blink

- CVE-2016-1661: Memory corruption in cross-process frames

- CVE-2016-1662: Use-after-free in extensions

- CVE-2016-1663: Use-after-free in Blink’s V8 bindings

- CVE-2016-1664: Address bar spoofing

- CVE-2016-1665: Information leak in V8

- CVE-2016-1666: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives


Update the affected Chromium packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 91848

File Name: openSUSE-2016-756.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/06/27

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:13.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/06/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1660, CVE-2016-1661, CVE-2016-1662, CVE-2016-1663, CVE-2016-1664, CVE-2016-1665, CVE-2016-1666, CVE-2016-1667, CVE-2016-1668, CVE-2016-1669, CVE-2016-1670, CVE-2016-1704